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B-17G-30-DL #42-38201 "2nd Patches"
99th BG - 346th BS - 15th AF

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Units

  • 99th Bomb Group

    99th Bomb Group

    Group
    Constituted as 99th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Jun 1942. Trained with B-17's. Moved to North Africa, Feb-May 1943, and assigned to Twelfth AF. Entered combat in Mar 1943 and bombed such targets as airdromes, harbor...

  • 346th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-38201 2nd Patches

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 13/1/44; Lakeland 1/2/44; Morrison 9/2/44; Assigned 815BS/483BG Tortorella 30/3/44; transferred 346BS/99BG Tortorella 31/3/44, then 429BS; 41m two killed and 8 RTD when ship skidded on airfield PSP into railway embankment and broke up...

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Date Contributor Update
20 November 2016 02:09:31 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

Date Contributor Update
20 November 2016 02:09:31 466thHistorian Changes to place associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

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