TL9253 : B17 Crash Site Memorial

taken 2 months ago, near to Thorpe Green, Suffolk, Great Britain

B17 Crash Site Memorial
B17 Crash Site Memorial
B17 G, Ser: 42-38085 of the 711st Bomb Squadron of the 447th Bomb Group (Heavy) from USAAF Station Rattlesden crashed here on the 27th of March 1944 killing all on board.
1st Lt. W.C. Hudson, Pilot; 2nd Lt. W.B. Corley, Co-pilot; 2nd Lt. N. Bishusky, Navigator; 2nd Lt. J.C. Henix Jr., Bombardier; T. Sgt. J.C. Cunningham, Eng'r/ Top Turret; T. Sgt. D.N. Jugenberg, R/Operator; S/Sgt. C.E. Gorman, B/Turret; S/Sgt. L.A. St. Laurent, L/Waist Gnr; S/Sgt. J.C. Badenhoffer, R/Waist Gnr; S/Sgt. J. Penwell, Tail Gunner.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 31 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 31 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 9272 5378 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:8.9201N 0:48.9229E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 9273 5379
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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