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Re: Wilhelmshaven Sub Pens
Posted by: Frank Clark ()
Date: March 27, 2022 05:25PM

They did exist. My father was a lead squadron navigator in the 8th Air Force in England. He told me and my sone about one of his missions where they were sent to skip bomb those pens. That squadron lost 18 B-24's trying to take the pens out. That mission is listed on his discharge record.

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