This mission is significant in the history of the 376th HBG as it was the first time that the group lost 2 B-24s and most of their crews due to the re occurring problem of "frozen" machine guns.
Click here to read about the mission as told in The LIberandos.
Click here to read about the "solution" to the "frozen" guns as told in The LIberandos.
Recollection and notes by:Conlee, Howard
Miller, Richard G.
Nesbitt, Jr., Frederick W.
Schoonmaker, Theodore P.
DATES : Sep 14-17, 2017
CITY : New Orleans
HOTEL: DoubleTree New Orleans Airport Hotel2150 Veterans Blvd., Kenner, LA. 700622017 reunion details
Three Crawford Brothers
Liberando: Reflections of a Reluctant Warrior
376th Bomb Group Mission History
The Last Liberator
Shadows of Wings
Ten Men, A "Flying Boxcar," and A War
I Survived Ploesti
A Measure of Life
Shot Down In Yugoslavia
Stories of My Life
Born in Battle