IWM catalogue record
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Private Robert H. Rosborough, of the 303rd Bomb Group, listens to his radio. Image stamped on reverse: ‘Copyright Current Affairs Ltd.’ [stamp], ‘Passed for Publication 16 Dec 1942. [stamp] and ‘238763.’ [Censor no.] Printed caption on reverse: 'Tuning in on the radio is Private Robert H. Rosborough of the Air Force. He is 24, and at home was a petroleum salesman living with his parents at Elgin, Ill. He is engaged to Miss Riby Kanies of the same town. 46a.'
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...