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Clint Henderson | 545th Bomb Squadron, 384th Bomb Group - Army Air Corps

6:18   |   There was a wonderful lack of German fighters, thanks to the fighter escorts. B-17 gunner Clint Henderson marveled at the way a P-38 could climb almost vertically. You couldn't do anything about the flak, though, and once it nearly did them in.

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