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Ground personnel of the 448th Bomb Group with their B-24H Liberator, 41-29191, named, Hello Natural. Handwritten caption on reverse : '448th B.G., 8th Air Force.' On reverse: E. Olov Sundgren, Esq. [Stamp].

IWM catalogue record

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Ground personnel of the 448th Bomb Group with their B-24 Liberator (serial number 41-29191) nicknamed "Hello Natural". Handwritten caption on reverse: '448th B.G., 8th Air Force.' On reverse: E. Olov Sundgren, Esq. [Stamp].

Connections

Units

  • 448th Bomb Group

    448th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 448th Bombardment Group was organized on 6 April 1943 and activated on 1 May 1943 at Gowen Field, near Boise, Idaho. The initial training of the air crews took place in Florida. The entire group was assembled Wendover Field, Utah. Both air and...

People

  • Kenneth Dyer

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator
    S/Sgt. Kenneth L. Dyer was born August 7, 1922 in Indianapolis, Indiana. He enlisted in Indianapolis on November 12, 1942. He was a radio operator while assigned to, Boomerang, 42-52132, Jan-Feb 1944, Little Sheppard, 41-28711, Feb-Mar 1944, and, ...

Aircraft

  • 41-29191 - Hello Natural

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24H, 41-29191, Hello Natural, was organized with 448th Bomb Group and the 712th Bomb Squadron on 6 Apr 1943 at Gowen Field near Boise, Idaho. After deployment to the U.K., the airplane was damaged in a landing accident at Seething, England, 21...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 April 2022 05:44:22 Kickapoo Changes to caption
Sources

Removed punctuation from aircraft name for clarity, uniformity, and readability - Kickapoo

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:15 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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