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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.

Memorial to Edith Cavell in Norwich. Image via Albert R Krassman Jr, 446th Bomb Group. Written on slide casing: 'Edit Cavell Grave Norwich.'

Connections

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...

People

  • Albert Krassman

    Military
    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...

Locations

  • Norwich

    Military site : non-airfield

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:21 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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