IWM catalogue record
This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.
Ground personnel of the 448th Bomb Group load incendiary bombs into a B-24 Liberator. Official caption printed on image: '(GM-7-3-448)(15-3-44)(Bomb loading).' Handwritten caption on reverse: '448BG Ordnance personel loading incendiaries 3/15/44.'
The 448th Bomb Group was a B-24 Liberator Group that flew out of Seething, Norfolk. The Group flew their first mission on the 22nd December 1943 and over the next eighteen months the air crews flew 262 missions over occupied Europe. These bombing...