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Private First Class Clifford Wolpert of the 303rd Bomb Group attempts to wake his fellow airman: Private William J Wood. Image stamped on reverse: 'Associated Press.' [stamp], 'Passed for Publication 25 Jan 1943.' [stamp] and '245300.' [Censor no.] Printed caption on reverse: 'Wide World Photo shows: PFC Clifford Wolpert, 828 Charles Street, Louisville KY, (top) adopts the old fashioned method of disturbing the slumbers of his crewmate Private William J Wood, 1234 Minnesota Ave, Kansas City, Kansas.'

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  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

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    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...

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Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:23:53 AAM AAM ingest
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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