Flying Fortress

Belgian town of Lummen honors crew of US bomber shot down in WWII

Lummen unveils a monument to the US bomber’s crew on the 70th anniversary of its crash. Aug. 17, 1943. A massive formation of B-17s thundered toward Germany on a mission to bomb the Messerschmitt aircraft factory at Regensburg. For the U.S. Army Air Forces, the day would end in disaster. Of the 146 Eighth Air …

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