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IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

Frank Domitz, a radio operator of the 483rd Bomb Group, 15th Air Force with the tail guns of a B-17 Flying Fortress. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Frank Domitz radioman on B-17 of 483 BG 15 AAF.'

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Units

  • 15th Air Force

    15th Air Force

    Command
    The Fifteenth Air Force was one of two Strategic Air forces in Europe, along with the Eighth Air Force. ...

  • 483rd Bomb Group

    483rd Bomb Group

    Group
    'As part of the 15th Air Force in WWII, the 483rd Bombardment Group (H) played a significant role in the eventual defeat of Germany's forces. Its four combat squadrons, the 815th, 816th, 817th and 840th flew a total of 5,623 sorties from 12 April 1944...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:15 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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