American airmen of the 1066th Signal Company, 355th Fighter Group enjoy a drink in an English pub, 1944.
Image by Alexander "Cal" Sloan, 355th Fighter Group.
IWM catalogue record
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American airmen enjoy a drink in an English pub.
Where the 353rd Fighter Group had pioneered ground strafing techniques, it was the 355th Fighter Group who destroyed more enemy aircraft by ground strafing than any other Eighth Air Force Group. Based at Steeple Morden from July 1943 to July 1945, the...
Alexander Sloan, known as 'Cal' worked as a professional photographer, using a Zeiss Contax 35mm camera, prior to enlistment.