IWM catalogue record
This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.
B-26 Maruaders, including (PN-Q, serial number 41-18272), of the 459th Bomb Squadron, 322nd Bomb Group fly through flak during a mission over France. Handwritten caption on reverse: '25092.' Handwritten caption on reverse: '25086 A.C. - Flak bursting B-26's over France.' On reverse: Via Rene J. Francillon and U.S. Air Force Photo Detachment-5 HQ AAVS [Stamps].
The 322nd Bombardment Squadron (Medium) was activated on 19-Jun-1942 at MacDill Field, Florida with B-26B Marauder aircraft. In late September 1942 the unit moved to Drane Field, Florida. The Ground echelon sailed for the UK aboard the Queen Elizabeth...
Assigned to 449BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF.