IWM catalogue record
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Captain John W. Nunn, of the 303rd Bomb Group, cleans his boots. Image stamped on reverse: 'Associated Press.' [stamp], 'Reviewed and passed as censored 25 Jan 1943.' [stamp] and '245288.' [Censor no.] Printed caption on reverse: 'HOW THE BOYS LIVE AND WORK AT FLYING FORTRESS STATION IN ENGLAND. Wide World photo shows: Captain John W. Nunn, Elida, New Mexico, gets rid of some English mud.'
The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...
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