IWM catalogue record
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Captain "Stormy" Sandowski a weather officer of the 56th Fighter Group studying a map, April 1945. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'April 1945, near Colchester, East England. Action photo of studying the weather for the morning's briefing. The map on which I am working is visible.'
Flying P-47 Thunderbolts throughout their time stationed in England, the Group, known as "the Wolfpack", had more ace pilots than any other Eighth Air Force Fighter Group. The 56th Fighter Group also destroyed more enemy aircraft in air combat than any...