457th Bomb Group Planes of the 457th
44-6088, Rattlesnake Daddy II
457th Bomb Group '749th Bomb Squadron
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749th Bomb Squadron, Callsign Y, B-17G, Failed to Return - Salvaged - - Euskirchen, 01/10/1945
Plane 44-6088 "Rattlesnake Daddy II". This plane, not to be confused with the one above, was shot down on a mission to Euskirchen. Germany on Jan 10th, 1945. The pilot, Lt Fredrick Gauss, was killed but the rest of the crew parachuted to safety in Belgium.
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