"From their base somewhere in England these "Marauders" set out to bomb the enemy bomber base at St. Omer, France, which since 1940, has been active as a base and as headquarters of German fighter operations. The "Marauders" were met by an escort of British Spitfires, shown in the background at the right."
- B-26C 41-34683 PN-V 449BS, 323BG, 9AF.
The 323rd Bombardment Group operated with B-26 Marauders, American medium bombers. They were the first Eighth Air Force Group to fly a medium level bombing mission with this aircraft on 16 July 1943. After flying a total of 33 missions with the Eighth,...