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William P Tinkler

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  • 457th Bomb Group

    457th Bomb Group

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    The 457th Bomb Group began combat operations during the Big Week of 20-25 February when American bombers carried out concentrated raids against German aircraft bases, factories and assembly plants. The air crews' targets on that first mission were...

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  • 42-97934 RENE V

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 8/4/44; Kearney 9/5/44; Dow Fd 21/5/44; Assigned 750BS/457BG [A] Glatton 23/5/44; taxi accident with Wilmore Flueman and 44-8414 13/1/45; slight mid-air collision with 43-39087 (457BG) with Fred Stevenson and force landed Belgium 28/3...

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Date Contributor Update
17 March 2021 13:54:57 tinkdk Changes to role
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I am the son of William P. Tinkler

Date Contributor Update
15 March 2021 19:57:03 tinkdk Changes to highest rank, role, person associations and place associations
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I am the son of William P. Tinkler.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:28:36 AAM AAM ingest
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / www.457thbombgroup.org/roster/Tnames.html

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