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Colonel Charles B Westover of the 448th Bomb Group. The image has been signed: 'To Pat, with best regards.[illegible]' Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Col Charles B Westover, CO 448 14/11/44-27/5/45 to USA for B-29 training.'



  • 448th Bomb Group

    448th Bomb Group

    The 448th Bomb Group was a B-24 Liberator Group that flew out of Seething, Norfolk. The Group flew their first mission on the 22nd December 1943 and over the next eighteen months the air crews flew 262 missions over occupied Europe. These bombing...


  • Charles Westover

    Military | Lieutenant General | Commanding Officer of 448th BG; Chief of Staff
    Commanding Officer of the 448th Bomb Group based at Seething from November 1944 to May 1945. AM/ DFC


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:27:59 AAM AAM ingest

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