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5 B-17s from 305BG/422BS are despatched on a night operation to drop 200 bundles (1,000,000?) leaflets on the French cities of Tours, Nantes, Brest and Lorient. 1 aircraft is forced to abort because of aircraft mechanical failures. There are no losses or claims.
1. Tours, France / Nantes, France / Brest, France / Lorient, France
B-17 Flying Fortress
200 bundles (1,000,000?) leaflets are dropped. 1 aircraft is forced to abort because of aircraft mechanical failures.
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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