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Second Lieutenant Leonard C. Yonaites, of the 303rd Bomb Group, checks a radio set. Image stamped on reverse: ‘Copyright Current Affairs Ltd.’ [stamp], ‘Passed for Publication 16 Dec 1942. [stamp] and ‘238726.’ [Censor no.] Printed caption on reverse: 'Before being comissioned in the U.S. Air Corps 2nd Lieut. Leonard C. Yonaites, of 3507, Sth. Francisco Ave, Chicago, was school coaching at the University of Illinois. He is 25 and engaged to marry Dolores Johnson of 9357 Sth. Winchester, Chicago. O.P.S. Lt. Yonaites checks up a radio set somewhere in England.'



  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...


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