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A wreath for personnel of the 95th Bomb Group at Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Madingley September 1981. Image by Roland E "Lefty" Nairn of the 95th Bomb Group. Handwritten caption on reverse: '95BG memorial wreath, Cambridge Cemetery, approx. 21 Sept 1981.'

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Units

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

People

  • Roland Nairn

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Togglier
    Staff Sergeant Roland Nairn flew as a togglier in B-17 bomber crews of the 95th Bomb Group. The job of the togglier was to arm and release the bombs over the intended target on each mission. ...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:41:03 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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