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This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

Personnel of the 94th Bomb Group sit in a jeep (serial number X 250645) near the tail of a "War Weary" B-17 Flying Fortress at Bury St. Edmunds (Rougham). Printed caption on image: '94th BG 331st Sq Bury St. Edmonds[sic] 1944.'



  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    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...


  • Bury St Edmunds

    Military site : airfield
    The airfield was purpose-built for American bomb groups and as such had a 2,000 yard main runway that lain in concrete with a tarred and wood-chipped surface. The scale of bases such as this meant that very often the technical, administrative and...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:18:25 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection