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Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie

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  • Nom
    Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie
  • Date
    1943-09-16
  • Lieu
    GUIPRY-MESSAC
  • Contribution
    Eric Le Bourvellec
  • ID
    3353.3477

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Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie
Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie

Stele at the crash site of the B-17 fortress "Battlin Bobbie" of the 379th Bomb Group, 525th Bomber Squadron, 8th US Air Force Army, shot down by a German fighter and the FLAK on September 16, 1943. 2 members were captured, the others escaped.

★ S/Sgt Harry L Minor, 29 years old, Machine Gunner.
★ T/Sgt William James Miller, 27 years old, Machine Gunner.
★ T/Sgt Russel H Eldrige, Machine Gunner, captured.
★ Sgt Edward R Shaffer, 26 years old, machine gunner.
★ F/Lt Elton III Hoyt, 23 years old, pilot.
★ F/Lt Norman C Schroeder, co-pilot, 20 years old.
★ S/Lt William James Jr Cook, 26 years old, navigator.
★ S/Lt Louis Harold Glickman, 24 years old, bombardier.
★ S/Sgt John F Thomas, mechanic, captured.
★ S/Sgt Herbert William Dulberg, radio operator.

Contribution and photo credit Le Bourvellec Eric

 
Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie
Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie.
Memoriaux
Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie
Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie.
Memoriaux
Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie
Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie.
Memoriaux

Crash B-17 Battlin Bobbie

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