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IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

B-24 Liberators of the 392nd Bomb Group fly in formation during a mission, 24 November 1944. Official caption on image: "62412 A.C." Printed caption on reverse: '62412 USAF - Consolidated B-24 "Liberators" of the 2nd Bomb Division, 8th Air Force, enroute to bomb Nazi installations somewhere in Europe. 24th November 1944. 392d Bomb Group. U.S. Air Force Photo.'

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Units

  • 2nd Bomb Division

    2nd Bomb Division

    Division
    The groups under the command of the 2nd Bomb Wing came under the command of the 2nd Bomb Division in August 1943. In December 1944, the Division was redesginated the 2nd Air Division.

  • 392nd Bomb Group

    392nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 392nd Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators out of Wendling, Norfolk from August 1943 until April 1945. They were the first Group allocated B-24H Liberators, the first B-24 series fitted with a nose turret on the production line. The adaptation increased...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:07 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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