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6-B-17 from 305BG/422BS are despatched on a night mission to drop leaflets on the cities of: Paris, Rouen, Tours, Krefled and Opladen. 1,407,500 leaflets are dropped. There are no losses or claims.
1. KREFELD and OPLADEN / ROUEN. TOURS / PARIS
1,407,500 LEAFLETS DROPPED
B-17 Flying Fortress
Night leaflet drop over Paris, Rouen and Tours, France and Krefeld and Opladen, Germany.
The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...
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