IWM catalogue record
This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.
Flak fired at B-17 Flying Fortresses of the 379th Bomb Group over Augsburg, Germany. Image via Edmund H Lutz, 379th Bomb Group. Written on slide casing: 'Flak near Ausbrug, 379th Bom Gp, 525th Sqd, 16 March 1944. Date wrong.'
The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...