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  • Nom
    Crash B-17 The Venus
  • Date
    1943-08-27
  • Lieu
    VILLERS-SIR-SIMON
  • Contribution
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  • ID
    2964.3088

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Memorials
Crash B-17 The Venus
Crash B-17 The Venus

On August 27, 1943, the bomber B-17 fortress The Venus, of the 351st Bombardment Group, 508th bomb squadron of the 8th US Army Air Force, crashed near this location,

in memory of:
★1st Lieutenant William J' SuitPilot
★2nd Lieutenant James F. Grayson co-pilot
★Staff Sergeant Lionel D. Mount gunner
killed in the explosion of their aircraft following an attack by a Messerschmitt Bf 109
Photo credit Hervé Mailly

 
Crash B-17 The Venus
Crash B-17 The Venus.
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Crash B-17 The Venus

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