IWM catalogue record
This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.
A waist gunner of the 303rd Bomb Group in position inside a B-17 Flying Fortress. Passed for publication 9 Jul 1943. Printed caption removed from reverse. On reverse: Central Press Photos Ltd, US Army Press Censor ETO and US Army General Section Press & Censorship Bureau [Stamps].
The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...