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455th AEW Photos

Grandfather’s World War II legacy continued by pilot grandson

2nd Lt. Harry Burdette(top right), 379th Bombardment B-17 Flying Fortress pilot, shown here with his crew at Kimbolton, England, is the grandfather of Capt. Shawn Jensen, now an RC-135 Rivet Joint pilot with the 763rd Expeditionary Reconnaissance Squadron. His grandfatherarrived at Kimbolton in Sept. 1943 and was shot down in late Nov. during a mission over Germany. He became a prisoner of war for the next 18 months. (Courtesy photo/Richard Burdette/Released)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. Carlos J. Trevino
VIRIN: 160911-F-DM793-088.JPG
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