Francis Marchese mission November 29, 1942

Nov. 29, 1942

Left Abu Sueir for advance base at 05:30

landed at 09:00

T.F.T 3:30

Took off from advance base at 13:15 for Tripoli.

Sighted target at 17:30. Bombed at 17:37 from 21,000'

ack ack very heavy hit once

fighters attacked last echlon

all planes returned safely

Landed Abu Sueir 23:20

T.F.T. 14:45


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At the 2017 reunion, the board approved the donation of our archives to the Briscoe Center for American History, located on the University of Texas - Austin campus.

Click here to go to their main website.

Also, the board approved a $5,000 donation to add to Ed Clendenin's $20,000 donation in the memory of his father. Together, these funds begin an endowment for the preservation of the 376 archives.



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2018 reunion details

previous reunions

For Sale

The Other Doolittle Raid

The Liberandos

Three Crawford Brothers

Liberando: Reflections of a Reluctant Warrior

376th Bomb Group Mission History

The Last Liberator

Full Circle

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