Sheffield flypast pays tribute to US airmen killed in wartime crash

Photo of Sheffield flypast pays tribute to US airmen killed in wartime crash
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Event was inspired by Tony Foulds, 82, who has tended their memorial since 1944

Thousands have gathered in Sheffield to watch the US air force stage a flypast to commemorate 10 plane crew who died during the second world war.

People travelled from around the world for the flypast, including military veterans and family members of soldiers who were killed on the B-17 Flying Fortress aircraft, known as Mi Amigo.

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