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  1. rcrecelius

    rcrecelius New Member

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    Hello folks, I found this forum while trying to identify the markings on a B17 tailfin in a Service Album I bought a few years ago at an estate auction.
    Best case scenario is I would like to give this album to someone who may have served in the same unitor at the very least donate it to a museum where it will be appreciated.

    So hello everyone!
     
  2. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    Post the picture and maybe someone can help ID it for you.
     
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    Welcome to the forum. I bet it can be ID'ed by people on this site.
     
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    Welcome, you came to the right place - if these guys don't know I don't think anyone will!
     
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    Welcome to the forum. I echo what muscogge said. Someone on this site will not only know the plane's ID they will also know the correct color of the inside wheel-wells, the pilots who flew it, and its complete war record.
     
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    Are we REALLY THAT GOOD!! Welcome my friend, it really is a good place.
     
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    Ignore, Mr. Balshaw. He's suffering from penis envy. :toothy5:

    Just kidding, Vic. We all lubs u. :lol:

    I bet crecelius is really excited now! :rolleyes:
     
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    Welcome to the asylum Rcrecelius.:thumbright:
     
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    One newbie to another, Welcome! It's a great crowd. Funny, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic about anything with wings and some things that don't.
     
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    Hello to both of you. Although I am also new, I hope you don't mind my saying hello.
    All the best. Allen
     
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    Welcome guys! Pull up a piece of furniture and make yourselves at home!
     
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