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

A bomber crew of the 94th Bomb Group by the tail of their B-17 Flying Fortress after a raid. Printed caption on reverse of print: 'Fortress Crews Return Home From Raid. Associated Press Photo Shows:- Crew of a Flying Fortress having just landed after a raid, stand around their plane talking about their experiences. In the background another Fort is just landing on the runway. IRV 262962. 15-12-43-J.' Handwritten on reverse: 'Emden Mission, 11/12/43.' On reverse: Associated Press and US Army General Section Press & Censorship Bureau [Stamps].



  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942; Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:25:27 AAM AAM ingest

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