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This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

A snowy tree near Snetterton Heath, home of the 96th Bomb Group.

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Units

  • 96th Bomb Group

    96th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...

Locations

  • Snetterton Heath

    Military site : airfield
    Intended to be an RAF bomber base, construction of Snetterton Heath started in Autumn 1942 but continued until mid-1943, because it was extended after allocation as an Eighth Air Force bomber base. It had eventually three concrete runways, 50...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:29:11 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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