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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.

A B-24 Liberator of the 446th Bomb Group lands at Bungay (Flixton). Image via Albert R Krassman Jr. Written on slide casing: 'B-24 landing 24/12/44 Bungay.'

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Units

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

People

Locations

  • Bungay

    Military site : airfield
    From late November 1943, the three bases of Bungay, Seething and Hardwick were the stations of the 20th Combat Wing of the Eighth Air Force. The base had previously housed individual squadrons of the 310th Bomb Group (Twelfth Air Force) and of the 93rd...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:32:27 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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