IWM catalogue record
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A flight of B-17 Flying Fortresses of the 94th Bomb Group release bombs over the target. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'For Roger Freeman, 94th Bomb Group. Munster Germany 11 Nov '43- on Cover of Newsweek Magazine 3 Jan '44 - In foreground ([illegible]) "Lil' Operator" - Pilot Johnny Pyles (KIA). CP Cliff Hatcher. My best regards Cliff Hatcher [signature] Lt Col USAFR (Ret) 5 Oct 1977'
Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...