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Lieutenant J.K. Havener a pilot of the 497th Bomb Squadron, 344th Bomb Group on top of a B-26 Marauder nicknamed "Terre Haute Tornado". Handwritten caption on reverse: '344BG, 497BS, B-26.'

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  • John Havener

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot
    Jack K Havener (1920–2011) flew B-26 Marauders with the 344th Bomb Group. He completed 68 combat missions in the medium bombers, many of them from Stansted. Among the medals awarded to Havener was the Distinguished Flying Cross – given to an American...

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Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:16 AAM AAM ingest
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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