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ROBERT "BEEBEE" H. BALL

Nose Art Inspiration - ALBERTO VARGAS

Contributor - Lowell Thompson

Info Contributor - Kathy Le Comte Lupton

My Grandfather, S/Sgt. George J. Le Comte, was the Tail Gunner (KIA). Shot down 11 Dec 44, over Vienna, Austria on a bombing mission to the Vienna marshalling yards. Eleven crew on board (6 KIA / 5 POW).

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