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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.

The insignia of the 3rd Scouting Force, 8th Air Force.

Connections

Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Command
    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 3rd Scouting Force

    3rd Scouting Force

    Group
    The 3rd Scouting Force was unique in that it operated P-51s and B-17s simultaneously, flying weather reconnaissance and escort missions for the 8th Air Force's Bomb Groups. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:36:22 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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