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Captain Henry W Terry, of the 303rd Bomb Group, practises his shooting. Image stamped on reverse: ‘Copyright Current Affairs Ltd.’ [stamp], ‘Passed for Publication 16 Dec 1942. [stamp] and ‘245683.’ [Censor no.] Printed caption on reverse: Captain Henry W Terry, serving with the U.S. Forces in Britain, was educated at Colorado State College and, before the war, worked as a Civil Engineer in his native state. He seems to enjoy skeet-shooting, though the background must seem uneventful to anyone brought up in Colorado. When at home, he lived with his parents at 27 Hamilton Avenue, Issinine, New York. He is 26 years old. ANY 36. '



  • 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...


  • 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...


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