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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.

General George Marshall, General Fred Anderson, General Bob Williams, General Arnold and Colonel Henry Terry during a visit to the 91st Bomb Group at Bassingbourn. Image stamped on reverse: 'For Personal Use Only 1943.' [stamp]

Connections

People

  • Frederick Anderson

    Military | General | Commanding General
    Formerly senior pilot and CG of 4th Bomb Wing at Marks Hall from May 1943. Then appointed CG VIII BC 1 July 1943 to January 1944. ...

  • Henry Terry

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot; Commanding Officer
    He was 367th BS pilot [flying only 5 missions from 09 Oct to 20 Nov 1942]; 369th BS CO from 07 Dec 1942 to 22 June 1943; Deputy GP CO 22 June 1943 to 08 August 1943; Transferred to 1CBW as Chief Staff from 08 August 1943 to 17 May 1944; CO 91st BG 17...

Locations

  • Bassingbourn

    Military site : airfield
    Now home to a museum all about the aifield and its USAAF residents (http://www.towermuseumbassingbourn.co.uk/) , Bassingbourn opened in 1938 as part of the RAF's pre-war expansion programme. The RAF continued to use it until late in 1942 when its long...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:20 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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