Thank you for visiting the official web site of the 401st Bombardment Group Association. Learn about the men who flew and maintained B-17 Flying Fortress aircraft from Deenethorpe Airfield during World War II and the organization that perpetuates its history.

  • Learn about The 401st Bomb Group - Its history, missions, leaders, and crews
  • Learn about Our Association - Its formation, membership, & current activities
  • Use our Forums to post inquiries & share information about the 401st Bomb Group
  • View the Gallery of images of Deenethorpe, crews, aircraft, noseart, & more
  • Read about the People of the 401st - Their stories, adventures, and recollections
Historian's Corner

401st Histories (PDF) 401st Assn News
612th Squadron

614th Squadron
Photo courtesy of Win Bryson, nephew of S/Sgt. J.T. Dorris (Radio Operator, 613th, KIA).
Left to right: Allan King, Maureen Maslen (401st Historical Society), Win Bryson, nephew of S/Sgt. J.T. Dorris (Radio Operator, 613th, KIA) and Paul Knight (401st Historical Society).
613th Squadron

615th Squadron

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Gig Harbor, WA 98335
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