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An A-20 Havoc (NV-Z) of the 92nd Bomb Group.
Handwritten on reverse: 'A20 (Havoc)'.

Connections

Units

  • 398th Bomb Group

    398th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 398th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Nuthampstead, Hertfordshire on strategic bombing raids over Germany. The Group switched focus in the days before D-Day, when they targeted enemy positions on the Cherbourg peninsula. When the Allies...

  • 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    Group
    The 92nd Group sometime after arrivial in the UK converted to the role of in-theater combat crew indocrination and training. For this role, the Group traded its B-17F complement and obtained the B-17E, mostly from the 97th BG which was departing for...

  • 325th Bomb Squadron

Locations

  • Nuthampstead

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1942-43, Nuthampstead was the nearest Eighth Air Force heavy bomber base to London. It had three concrete runways, 50 loop hardstandings and two dispersed T2 hangars. It was first occupied from September 1943 to April 1944 by the 55th...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 October 2018 19:14:38 Emily Changes to caption
Sources

Amended caption to add depicted squadron code

Date Contributor Update
17 October 2018 12:57:39 general ira snapsorter Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

398th Bomb Group Collection via Nuthampstead Airfield Museum. Museum object reference number: NAM040-31

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