media-380041.jpg FRE 1244 An airman of the 379th Bomb Group paints the 100th mission marking onto a B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 42-32024) nicknamed "Swamp Fire". Official caption printed on image: '(GPR-214-6-379)(1-11-44).' Image via Merle Olmsted Roger Freeman Collection
IWM, Roger Freeman Collection
Assigned to 524BS, 379BG, 8AF USAAF. Ground crew to 'Swamp Fire', 100 missions no aborts. ETD
Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.
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|Assigned to 524BS, 379BG, 8AF USAAF.|
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