King's College grounds, Cambridge. Image by Albert R Krassman Jr, 446th Bomb Group. Written on slide casing: 'P College, Cambs.'
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Porterhouse College grounds, Cambridge. Image by Albert R Krassman Jr, 446th Bomb Group. Written on slide casing: 'P College, Cambs.'
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...
Born in Colorado, Krassman enlisted in 1943 and served as ground crew with the 706th Bomb Squadron of the 446th Bomb Group, based at Bungay in Suffolk. He worked as a gunsight, turret and armour mechanic, referring to himself playfully as a ‘bomb...