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Colonel Archie G. Old, commanding officer of the 96th Bomb Group, with Major Kenny, his crew and their B-17 Flying Fortress. Official caption on image: "(GPR-101-2-96)(18-10-43) Col. Old., Maj. Kenny & Crew.".



  • 96th Bomb Group

    96th Bomb Group

    The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...


  • Archibald Old

    Military | Lieutenant General | Commanding General
    Chowhound Mission, May 1, 1945, Food Drop: Planes were loaded with the 10-in-one rations. Even so they carried the full complement of gunners and loaded guns because they were still not sure how sincere the Germans were in their promises not to shoot ...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:45:30 AAM AAM ingest

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