B-17 Hun Hunter and Boomerang

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 56 Morbihan   City  : Molac
Coordinates : 47°43'52"N 2°26'8"W.  47.73111 -2.43556.  47°43.867 N 2°26.133 W

A memorial to a downed US aircrew is next to the town church.
Take the N165 NW from Nantes and head N on the D139/D1 shortly after crossing the river La Vilaine. Head W on the D775 and then turn N on the D5. At Molac turn S on Rue Saint-Pierre and keep going on Rue Jollivet once you reach the center of town. The monument is before the town hall next to the church.
In memory of the victims of the Hun Hunter and Boomerang crashes on February 16th 1943
Robert R. Mericle
Leonard E. Duncan
Ralph A. Livengood
Herbert H. Burnette
Carl E. Olson Jr.
Howard M. Jones
Michael J. Stanko
Erban L. Jones
John E. Carpenter Jr.

Inaugurated by pilot Henry Burman Hun Hunter survivor September 18th 1994

Two B-17 of 364th BS 305th BG 8th Air Force February 16th 1943.
42-5058 Hun Hunter and 41-24611 Boomerang.

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Notified by : Pierre Pécastaingts.   Record added 28/02/2009.
Photos : Pierre Pécastaingts (22/02/2009).
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Memorial B-17 Hun Hunter and Boomerang Molac Morbihan (56)
Pierre Pécastaingts 22/02/2009

Memorial B-17 Hun Hunter and Boomerang Molac Morbihan (56)
Pierre Pécastaingts 22/02/2009

Memorial B-17 Hun Hunter and Boomerang Molac Morbihan (56)
Pierre Pécastaingts 22/02/2009

Memorial B-17 Hun Hunter and Boomerang Molac Morbihan (56)
Pierre Pécastaingts 22/02/2009

Memorial B-17 Hun Hunter and Boomerang Molac Morbihan (56)
Pierre Pécastaingts 22/02/2009