Meat Ball the Dachshund

Military
An airman of the 381st Bomb Group with "Meatball" a dog mascot and a B-17 Flying Fortress, after a raid, 10 March 1944. Passed for publication 10 Mar 1944. Printed caption on reverse: 'Back From Berlin. Scenes At A Bomber Station Of The U.S. Air Force, Somewhere In England, This Week. "Meatball", the squadron mascot, was out on the field to meet the returning force.' Censor no: 310675. On reverse: Sunday Pictorial, US Army Press Censor ETO and US Army General Section Press & Censorship Bureau [Stamps].

Object Number - FRE 4835 - An airman of the 381st Bomb Group with "Meatball" a dog mascot and a B-17 Flying Fortress, after a raid, 10 March 1944. Passed for publication 10 Mar...

Squadron mascot, pet Dachshund dog. 381st BG, Ridgewell.

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The insignia of the 381st Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Air base

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Date13 Apr 2016 10:47:52
ContributorAl_Skiff
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