FRE 1793


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Ground crew of the 448th Bomb Group load up a B-24 Liberator with parachute containers for low level supply mission on 24 March 1945. Printed caption on reverse: '56806 AC- Ground crew technicians of the Bombardment Group, commanded by COL Charles B Westover of College Park, GA, load up a Consolidated B-24 Liberator in England with supplies to be parachuted to British airborne troops fighting on the east bank of the Rhine.' Handwritten caption on reverse: '448 BG b-24 being loaded


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The insignia of the 448th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment


Date: 5 Nov 2022 07:39:47
ContributorLucy May
Date: 8 Sep 2014 15:25:13

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection