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Colonel Larry Thomas of the 453rd Bomb Group. Official caption printed on image: "(GP-164-453)(3-8-44)(Col Thomas -CO)." Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Col Larry Thomas.'

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Colonel Larry Thomas of the 453rd Bomb Group. Official caption printed on image: '(GP-164-453)(3-8-44)(Col Thomas -CO).' Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Col Larry Thomas.'

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  • 453rd Bomb Group

    453rd Bomb Group

    Group
    As well as strategic bombardment missions, the 453rd Bomb Group also ferried cargo on two occasions. They hauled petrol, blankets, and rations to France in September 1944 and dropped ammunition, food and medical supplies near Wesel during the airborne...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 July 2016 11:24:14 Ben1705 Changes to caption
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Correction to caption

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:25:20 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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