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1st Lt. Leon F. Stewart - Lead Navigator - 401st BG



  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

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  • Leon Stewart

    Military | First Lieutenant | Lead Navigator
    1st Lt Leon F. Stewart flew 33 missions, from 10/25/1944, mission #160, to 04/14/1945, mission #248 with the 401st BG. He served as a Navigator. He flew his first 13 missions with the Fred H. Babcock crew and was transferred to the Art Seder crew for...


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05 April 2021 18:30:41 Dricharlo Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations

Submitted by Rick Graham, nephew of Leon F. Stewart.