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Captain Jack Bradley of the 354th Fighter Group in the cockpit of his P-51 Mustang. Image stamped on reverse: 'News Chronicle.' [stamp], 'Passed for publication 27 Jan 1944.' [stamp] and '302216.' [Censor no.] Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Capt Jack Bradley in his P-51B at Boxted, 27/1/44.'

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Captain Jack Broadley of the 354th Fighter Group in the cockpit of his P-51 Mustang. Image stamped on reverse: 'News Chronicle.' [stamp], 'Passed for publication 27 Jan 1944.' [stamp] and '302216.' [Censor no.] Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Capt Jack Broadley in his P-51B at Boxted, 27/1/44.'

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Units

  • 354th Fighter Group

    354th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in the autumn of 1943 and was assigned to the Ninth Air Force in December 1943. The Group were the first to fly P-51 Mustangs operationally and in their bomber escort missions pushed to find the long-range limits of the...

People

  • Jack Bradley

    Military | Colonel | Fighter pilot / Commanding Officer
    Assigned to 353FS, 354FG, 8AF USAAF. 15 confirmed kills, 12.666 damaged, 3 probables. C/O 353FS. ...

Locations

  • Boxted

    Military site : airfield
    Boxted was built for heavy bombers and became operational from May 1943. In the few months B-26 Marauders of the 386th Bomb Group were stationed there, there were two night attacks by the Luftwaffe. On 17 August 1943, one man was killed when bombs...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 March 2015 19:50:52 Richard Boxted Changes to caption
Sources

His surname is Bradley not Broadley.

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 09:59:55 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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