Skip to main content

IWM catalogue record

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

A B-26 Marauder (K9-Q, serial number 43-34568) of the 344th Bomb Group with the tail of a P-47 Thunderbolt of the 405th Fighter Group in Germany. 1945. Image via Ralph Woolner.



  • 344th Bomb Group
  • 405th Fighter Group

    405th Fighter Group

    The 405th Fighter Group was a fighter bomber unit of the United States Army Air Force in World War II. They group flew P-47 Thunderbolts in the European Theater of Operations (ETO) starting with the buildup to the Invasion of Normandy ("D-Day") through...


  • Ralph Woolner

    Ralph Woolner served with the 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group. Later in life, he sent British aviation historian Roger Freeman copies of photos he had taken while in service in Europe. These now form part of IWM's Roger Freeman Collection.


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:32:55 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection