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How Littleton’s Sol Gins saved his crew on a B-17 bomber

Gins doesn’t remember the exact date or even the country his B-17 bomber was flying over. But he knows that his “Flying Fortress” was flying at somewhere between 35,000 and 40,000 feet and he believes the target was a German military airport. He also knows that the B-17 was dropping extremely destructive fragmentation bombs, and […]


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