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5 B-17s from 305BG/422BS are despatched on a night operation to drop leaflets on the cities of Paris, Amiens and Chartres, France. 1,000,000 leaflet are dropped. There are no losses or claims.
1. AMIENS / CHARTRES / PARIS
1,000,000 LEAFLETS DROPPED
B-17 Flying Fortress
Night leaflet drop.
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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Military | Tail Gunner | 390th Bomb Group
Served as a Tail Gunner ,Crew Number 14.