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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 493rd Fighter Squadron, 48th Fighter Group. Written on slide casing: '493 FS, 48 FG.'

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  • 48th Fighter Group

    48th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in March 1944 and were stationed at Ibsley where the pilots trained in P-47s in preparation for the Allied invasion of Normandy. The wartime motto was in Latin 'vulneratus non victus' (Unconquered even though wounded). ...

  • 493rd Fighter Squadron

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 May 2019 10:33:23 general ira snapsorter Changes to person associations
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Removed associations not depicted in the media image.

Date Contributor Update
05 May 2019 20:15:36 wimhm.slangen Changes to person associations
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Wim Slangen

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:37:48 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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