Thanks for posting! I think there is a museum for The Mighty Eighth off of I-95 
down in Florida.  I've often been tempted to stop there, that temptation is now 
greater.
-- 
Max Dillon
Charleston SC
'87 300TD
'95 E300

On October 14, 2016 5:49:25 AM EDT, Curley McLain via Mercedes 
<mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:
>Was an bombing mission which incurred record losses, and Oct 14 became 
>know as Black Thursday.
>
>http://www.historynet.com/world-war-ii-eighth-air-force-raid-on-schweinfurt.htm
>
>https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Raid_on_Schweinfurt
>
>60 of 291 planes were lost, and another 17 were so badly damaged that 
>they were scrapped ofter the mission.   22% of the men on the raid were
>
>lost.
>
>Remember today, the men of the USAAF who flow those missions and 
>especially those who were lost.
>
>
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