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44-8438

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Lincoln 12/9/44; Grenier 6/10/44; Assigned 334BS/95BG [BG-R] Horham 12/10/44; with H. Rivet, obs-George Reese [wia] 5/1/45; flak battle damaged over Seelze, Ger 14/3/45 with G.E. Brumbaugh, Ball turret gunner: Edwd Kuzma [wia]; force landed Belgium; 1WIA 8RTD; repaired & ret gp; 32m, Returned to the USA Bradley 21/6/45; Sth Plains 23/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 25/11/45.

Flown by the Judy Crew to Dortmunderfeld on 10th March 1945

Service

People

  • William Bauer

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 95th Bomb Group
    Judy Crew

  • James Collins

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner ; Flight Engineer | 95th Bomb Group
    Judy Crew

  • Robert Hendries

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator | 95th Bomb Group
    Judy Crew

  • James Holahan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Bombardier | 95th Bomb Group
    Judy crew

  • James Irwin

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 95th Bomb Group
    Judy Crew

  • John Judy

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 95th Bomb Group
    Judy Crew

  • George Korol

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 95th Bomb Group
    Judy Crew

  • Allen Snyder

    Military | Major | Co-Pilot | 95th Bomb Group
    Judy Crew

  • Clay Whitaker

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 95th Bomb Group
    Judy crew

Places

  • Horham

    Military site : airfield
    Horham airfield was planned and built for RAF use, but handed over to the Eighth Air Force and used initially by the 47th Bomb Group. When they joined the Twelfth Air Force in January 1943, it became home to the B-26 Marauders of the 323rd Bomb Group....

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 January 2021 20:17:12 RayWells Changes to description and person associations
Sources

added connections

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:00 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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