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IWM catalogue record

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

Major Byron Trent of the 94th Bomb Group with a B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 44-8569). Image via Byron Trent. Written on slide casing: 'Major Trent.'

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Units

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942; Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

People

  • Byron Trent

    Military | Major | Commanding Officer of 333rd Bomb Squadron
    Byron Trent was the Commanding Officer of the 333rd Bomb Squadron, 94th Bomb Group, which was based at Bury St Edmunds (Rougham), UK. ...

Aircraft

  • 44-8569

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 22/10/44; Hunter 29/11/44; Dow Fd 14/2/45; Assigned 839BS/487BG [R5-P] Lavenham 8/2/45; RetUS, Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 29/12/45.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:30:55 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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