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Personnel of the 96th Bomb Group with an anti-aircraft gun, at Snetterton Heath?

IWM catalogue record

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

Personnel of the 96th Bomb Group with an anti-aircraft gun.

Connections

Units

  • 96th Bomb Group

    96th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...

Locations

  • Snetterton Heath

    Military site : airfield
    Intended to be an RAF bomber base, construction of Snetterton Heath started in Autumn 1942 but continued until mid-1943, because it was extended after allocation as an Eighth Air Force bomber base. It had eventually three concrete runways, 50...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 January 2018 12:37:53 Lucy May Changes to caption and place associations
Sources

Added airfield where it is likely this photo was taken.

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:26:45 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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