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

Lieutenant-Colonel Harry Griffin "Griff" Mumford of the 95th Bomb Group with a jeep. Mumford has signed and dedicated the image to Freeman: 'To Roger Freeman, one of my favourite authors. Griff Mumford, Colonel USAF, 95th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force.'

Connections

Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

People

  • Harry Mumford

    Military | Colonel | Air Executive; Director of Operations
    Commanding Officer of the 412nd Bomb Squadron of the 95th Bomb Group. Later, Air Executive; Director of Operations for the 3rd Air Division.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 October 2014 14:20:45 PhillWray Changes to caption and person associations
Sources

Image associated with Col Harry 'Griff' Mumford from caption information.

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:17:24 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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