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

A B-17 Flying Fortress of the 303rd Bomb Group prepares for take off. Image stamped on reverse: 'Passed for publication 27 Aug 1943.' [stamp], 'Confidential.' [stamp]. Handwritten caption on reverse: '27-8-43, 303.'

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  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    Group
    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...

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Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:26:39 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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