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General Ted Timberlake of the 453rd Bomb Group. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Gen Ted Timberlake CO 2BW.'

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General Ted Timberlake of the 453rd Bomb Group. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Gen Ted Timberlake CO 2BW.'

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Units

  • 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...

  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    Group
    93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1-March-1942 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15-May-1942 the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida to continue advanced flight training and also to fly anti-submarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico; they...

People

  • Edward Timberlake

    Military | Brigadier General | Commanding General
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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 May 2020 11:51:03 general ira snapsorter Changes to caption
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Removed biographical detail of airmen which should be entered in their person record.

Date Contributor Update
27 May 2020 19:52:56 patootie Changes to caption
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from findagrave website

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2016 05:15:08 mpfaley Changes to unit associations and place associations
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Michael P. Faley-100th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:26:00 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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