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Mission 91: The Bomber Raid on Stuttgart Germany

November 25, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This is a true story about Staff Sergeant Bernard M. Tuvman, of Jewish descent, who enlisted in the United States Army Air Corps on August 31, 1941, shortly before the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor. He became a B-17 waist gunner and on September 6, 1943, departed on Mission 91 to bomb the Robert Bosch facilities that produced ball bearings and magnetos. This would turn out to be the most disastrous mission in the history of the Eighth Air Force.

Presenter: Ken Tuvman


November 25, 2023
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm