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

B-24 Liberators of the 453rd Bomb Group fly in formation over Weissenhorn. This image was taken from another B-24 (serial number 42-50301) nicknamed "Sweet Sue". Handwritten caption on reverse: '13/9/44. taken from 250301, 19,500FT Weissenhorn. H6-V, H6-K Our Baby leads.'



  • 453rd Bomb Group

    453rd Bomb 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...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:26:12 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection