"Lt R Walser of the 862nd Bomb Squadron, 493rd Bomb Group, 8th Air Force, wearing the Distinguished Flying Cross. 12-Oct-44 England."
The 493rd Bomb Group were the last Eighth Air Force Group to become operational, flying their first combat mission from Debach, Suffolk, on D-Day, 6 June 1944. The Group was known as "the Fighting 493rd", named by their Commanding Officer Colonel...
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