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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.

Ground personnel of the 305th Bomb Group fit a new engine on a B-17 Flying Fortress. Image stamoped on reverse: 'Keystone Press.' [stamp], 'Passed for Publication [no date]' [stamp]. A printed caption was previously attached to the reverse, however this has been removed. Handwritten caption on reverse:' 29/6/43.'



  • 305th Bomb Group Can Do

    305th Bomb Group Can Do

    The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:27:45 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection