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"Got any gum, chum?" was a question GIs commonly heard from children. Here William A. Wolf is passing out gum to some of the children of Bury Saint Edmunds.



  • William Wolf

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-17 #4237918 'Dog Tired. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW


  • 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
24 January 2018 08:52:58 Don Wolf Changes to place associations

Via William A. Wolf

Date Contributor Update
24 January 2018 08:32:35 Don Wolf Created entry with collection and caption

From the collection of William A. Wolf