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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 446th Bomb Group drop bombs over their target. Image stamped on reverse: 'US Official Photograph.' [stamp], 'Sacred.' [stamp] Handwritten caption on reverse: 446 BG led by "Ronnie" unloading demolition + incendiaries on Rheine Marshalling Yards, 9 March 1945.'

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Units

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

Aircraft

Missions

  • 875

    9 March 1945
    Narrative - Official Air Force Mission Description ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:24:43 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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