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I believe I can Fly: WWII 15th Air Force Tribute

Discussion in 'Air War in the Mediterrean' started by mcoffee, Jul 16, 2012.

  1. mcoffee

    mcoffee Son-of-a-Gun(ner)

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    A video tribute to a 449th BG, 718th BS waist gunner. The two narrators in the first segment are surviving members of the crew, the other waist gunner and the navigator. Some of the aircraft photos are "generic" but many are 449th aircraft.
    I Believe I Can Fly: WWll 15th Air Force Tribute - YouTube
     
  2. Biak

    Biak Adjutant Patron  

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    Very good Tribute video. There's always at least one picture that stands out. For me it was the one of Mr. Barrett standing on a street corner, looks like he's Home on leave, and a long way away from the War.
     
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    Digging around again = bumperoo
     
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    mcoffee Son-of-a-Gun(ner)

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    ..would you say that is about the standard number flown per time period, for the European and Med ? 1 every 3 days? generally speaking
     

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