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Robert Sand of the 55th Fighter Group outside a pub in St Albans. Image by Robert Sand, 55th Fighter Group. Written on slide casing: 'R Sand St Albans.'
Caption from Sand's file. Slide 4-65 "Self at Fighting Cocks' Inn".

IWM catalogue record

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

Robert Sand of the 55th Fighter Group outside a pub in St Albans. Image by Robert Sand, 55th Fighter Group. Written on slide casing: 'R Sand St Albans.'

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  • 55th Fighter Group

    55th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 55th Fighter Group were the first P-38 Lightning Group to go fully operational from England. The pilots flew long-range escort missions for bombers flying over occupied Europe and racked up 'kills' of their own by destroying enemy aircraft in...

People

  • Robert Sand

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Airplane Propeller Specialist
    Took photos during the war which have appeared in several books. GC

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 August 2015 10:49:17 general ira snapsorter Changes to caption
Sources

Addition of caption from Sand's file.

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:17 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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