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 - "FORT" CLAIMS 11 FIGHTERS A statement issued by...
"FORT" CLAIMS 11 FIGHTERS A statement issued by United States Army Air Force headquarters in Britain say3 that a Flying Fortress piloted by First Lieutenant Robert H. Smith, of Lamesa, Texas, shot down 11 German fighters during a recent raid on Wilhelmshaven, a record for the Eighth Air Force.. The bomber came down in the North Sea on its homeward i'ourney but the crew were picked up y a British ship after they had spent thirty hours in their dinghies.

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  1. The Guardian,
  2. 01 Jun 1943, Tue,
  3. Page 5

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