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Koda Catalog Number:  
DVD Number: 3
Slide Number: 00101
Image Location: 58 6
Tail Number:  
Plane Type: B-17G
Picture Type: GI
Info on Slide: 07/15/11
Unit Info: 55FG
Name:  
Description: A pilot and navigator, 94th Bomb Group, check their watches before takeoff. This B-17G is being loaded with the members of the 55th FG to be transported to Kaufburen in Germany for Post War duties. Having waited on the runways edge for the weather to clear, and then clearance to board for most of the morning, the senior ground staff and crew are timing the schedule for this planes departure. Note Yellow Tail **
Photographer: Sand, Robert
Book: FC 135
Nationality: American
Location: England, Wormingford
Year: 1945
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Image Path: /Galley 1