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B-17F Flying Fortress bomber of 97th Bomb Group by US 414th Bomb Squadron in flight, Feb-May 1942

Caption   B-17F Flying Fortress bomber of 97th Bomb Group by US 414th Bomb Squadron in flight, Feb-May 1942 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Army Air Forces Hank Tillman via David Shelby & reddog1944.com
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 12 Sep 2012

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
8 Nov 2012 04:17:05 PM

Marking for the 97th BG, 414th BS was a white
triangle with a "Y" in the center. Below was a circle with a number inside, the 97th BG was part of the US 15th Air Force.
Operated in the Mediterranean Theater and England. Bombed targets in Italy, France, Germany, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Austria, Hungary and the Balkans.
Group was deactivated, October 1945

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