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Private Albert Yandini, of the 303rd Bomb Group, plays a dice game. Image stamped on reverse: ‘Copyright Current Affairs Ltd.’ [stamp], ‘Passed for Publication 28 Jan 1943. [stamp] and ‘245692.’ [Censor no.] Printed caption on reverse: '"Roll the bones, boys", says Pte. Albert Yandini, of 23 - 49 , 32nd Street, Astoria, L.I. This is one way in which the boys pass a few spare minutes. Pte. Yandini is serving with the American Army Air Corps in Britain. Aged 36, he was formerly a truck driver with the Faeleo Carting Co. His parents live at 32nd Street, Astoria. He was educated at PS 73, E. 46 Street, N.Y.C. In his message home, Pte. Yandini says - "I've had my appendix out, but am feeling fine". ANY 45. '

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  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    Group
    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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Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:18:31 AAM AAM ingest
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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