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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.

A B-24 Liberator of the 492nd Bomb Group bombs a target near Hamburg.

Handwritten caption on reverse: 'USAF- 492nd BG showing successful result on oil target near Hamburg, 6 Aug 1944.'

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Units

  • 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    Group
    The 492nd Bomb Group were assigned to the 8th Air Force in April 1944. They flew 60 missions over occupied Europe from 11 May 1944 until 7 August 1944. ...

Missions

  • 524

    6 August 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:25:04 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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