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Grenier Army Airfield

Military site : airfield

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  • 42-97851 Qualified Quail

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 15/3/44; Kearney 4/5/44; Grenier 26/5/44; Assigned 401BS/91BG [LL-K] Bassingbourn 3/6/44; 72m battle damaged Cologne 14/1/45 with Wilbur Seller; force landed Denain Afd, Fr; Salvaged 28/1/45. QUALIFIED QUAIL.

  • 44-6828 Jimbo's Circus

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Hunter 22/11/44; Grenier 4/12/44; Assigned 333BS/94BG [TS-T] Rougham 7/12/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 8/7/44; Sth Plains 10/7/44; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 29/12/45; JIMBO'S CIRCUS.


Date Contributor Update
27 March 2018 07:43:57 Pat Flyer Created entry with name, known as, latitude, longitude, usaaf from date, usaaf to date, construction date, closure date and aircraft associations

Documenting Airfields which served bombers of the 91st Bomb Group on their way to the UK.
Patrick Milward