IWM catalogue record
This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.
Private Victor Kleiber of the 303rd Bomb Group surveys maps of Europe. Image stamped on reverse: 'Copyright Current Affairs Ltd.' [stamp], 'Passed for Publication 16 Dec 1942.' [stamp], '238721.' [Censor no] Printed captionon reverse: 'From working sheet metal to maps is a long stride, but Pte Victot T Kleiber, who is 28, lived with his parents at 5348 8th Morgan -st Chicago, before joining up. O P S Kleiber at work in an Air Station map room "somewhere in England".'
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...