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Mission n° 262 (39 aircrafts dispatched) Target : Marshalling yard at Hamm (high squadron lead aircraft returned early, engine problems : 44-8125 "Sparky")

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 25 Dec 2010 You

John C Bennett passed away on feb 27th, 2002. Franklin F. York passed away on nov 17th, 2004.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 22 Dec 2010 You

Pilot was Burton L. Beggs

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 22 Dec 2010 You

On 7 aug 44, this B-17 flown by Lt Graves, hit by flak near Bordeaux, lost all power and made a wheels-up crash landing (crew returned)

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 22 Dec 2010 You

This Douglas A-20 Havoc (43-9502) was lost on august 4th, 1944 (mission to Rouen, in Normandy, France) belonged to 410th BG 644ts BS, 9th AF hit by flak at 20h15, crash at Grand…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 22 Dec 2010 You

42-32082 "Passionate Witch II" (452nd BG 728th BS) hit by flak over Chateaudun (France) MACR 3488 (7 kia 3 pow) Received a direct flak hit in n° 4 gas tank, exploded in mid air,…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 22 Dec 2010 You

This C-47-B25-DK will be accidented on oct 27th, 1945 (5 kms NW of Pennville, Indiana, USA) 6 killed

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 21 Dec 2010 You

The Vukovich Crew was one of ten crews (91 men) to be assigned to the 303rd BG(H) on 16 & 17 April 1945. These crews were the last to be assigned to the 303rd BG(H) at Molesworth.…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 18 Dec 2010 You

On 01 Dec 43, during mission to Solingen, Germany, aboard B-17G 42-31243 (GN-Z), crew ditched in English Channel at Peale Bay when the B-17 ran out of gas. The crew was picked up…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 18 Dec 2010 You

Mission to Railroad Marshalling Yards in Metz (France) 39 aircraft dispatched (1 returned early : 42-97972 Lt Freeland crew, internal failure on n° 4 engine) 42-31177 "Lonesome…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 22 Nov 2010 You

During Hamm mission (19 sept 1944), while over the North Sea the crew discovered a live bomb in the bomb bay and S/Sgt Fulton R. Mayer (WG) was dispatched to the confined bomb…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 21 Nov 2010 You

During this mission, 41-24577 "Hell's Angels" from 303rd BG 358th BS VK-D completed his 25th combat mission and became the first 8th AF B-17 to do that. Pilot was Capt Baldwin

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 17 Nov 2010 You

7 December 1944 — 1Lt Werner G.Goering was returning from a routine PFF training flight in 42-97557 "Mercy’s Madhouse". The right landing gear collapsed after completing the…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Nov 2010 You

Captain Edward McSherry Woddrop (Nov 12, 1913 - Oct 11, 1944)

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Nov 2010 You

could be 44-6022 (wich crashed on 2 oct 1944, pilot Jones)

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 08 Nov 2010 You

extract from 381st BG 532nd BS diary (january 1944) "4. Six aircraft of this squadron took off for Kiel, Germany, the pilots being: Lts Flaherty, Zeman, Beckman, Robinson and…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 08 Nov 2010 You

extract from 381st BG 532nd BS diary (381st.org website) "Captain Douglas Winter, 1st Lts James Turner and Julian O'Neal and T/Sgt Hessle Buck crash landed at Larkins Farm,…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 08 Nov 2010 You

41-24577

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 07 Nov 2010 You

could be crewmen from 41-24497 "Frisco Jennie / Mizpah II" (91st BG 322nd BS LG-P) which ditched in the Channel on mission to Stuttgart on 6 sept 43 Crewmen : 1st t. Cox, William…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 07 Nov 2010 You

BX-C 338th Bomb Squadron "Goering's Nightmare"

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 07 Nov 2010 You