FRE 784


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Captain Walter T. Stewart of the 93rd Bomb Group prepares to fly his B-24 Liberator nicknamed "Boomerang" back to the United States. Image stamped on reverse: 'passed for publication 5 Apr 1944' [stamp]. '314798'[Censor no]. Printed caption on reverse: '"BOOMERANG, 53 MISSION LIBERATOR GOES HOME. Associated Press Photo shows: Capt Walter T. Stewart of Salt Lake City, Utah, holder of the Silver Star for the raid on Ploesti, D.F.C., Air Medal and Four Oak Leaf Clusters, pilot of the "Boomerrang" ready to take off for the U.S. CAR 266485/ 5444em.'


Date: 2 Feb 2015 10:00:03

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection