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457th Bomb Group Accidents and Damage
to the Aircraft at Glatton
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Damage to the chin turret on 43-38064 after the collision with 42/97591 on the ground.
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Another view of damage to 42-38064 in it's collision with 42-97591 and 42-102948.
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A view of flak damage sustained at the port waist window on a mission to Dessau, Germany on May 28th, 1944.
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A view of 43-37828 returning from a mission to Genshagen, Germany on Aug 6th, 1944. Note the damage to the vertical stabilizer and rudder.
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Typical of damage to an engine when it threw the propeller. This damage occurred on May 8th, 1944.
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Damage to the bomb bay incurred on a mission to Elsenborn, Belgium on Aug 9th, 1944
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