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"Major General James H Doolittle pins the Distinguished Flying Cross on T/Sgt Potter."

Backdrop is B-17 'Sweet Chariot' of 414BS, 97BG.



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 97th Bomb Group

    97th Bomb Group

    The 97th Bomb Group flew the Eighth Air Force's first heavy bomber mission from the UK when they bombed a marshalling yard at Rouen on 17 August 1942. Just a month later though the Group were reassigned to the Twelfth Air Force and left England for the...

  • 414th Bomb Squadron


Date Contributor Update
01 May 2019 16:22:47 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption and unit associations