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

Personnel of the 303rd Bomb Group, including Private Milton Klabe, enjoy dinner inside the officers club. Image stamped on reverse: 'Copyright Current Affairs Ltd.' [stamp], 'Passed for Publication 16 Dec 1942.' [stamp] and '238750.'[Censor no] Printed caption on reverse: '"Home for Christmas " says Pvte Milton E Klabe In an Officer's Club at an airfield in Britain. Aged 25, his home is 3221 Fulton Blvd, Chicago. Before leaving America he worked in the Contest Dept., Chicago Tribune. His mother Mrs Elizabeth Klabe lives at his home address. He adds- "we're all going strong".'

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  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

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    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 15:28:36 AAM AAM ingest
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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