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IWM catalogue record

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

Technical Sergeant Roland "Waddy" Somers (toggelier) and Lieutenant George Spradling (pilot) of the 323rd Bomb Group sit in the cockpit of a B-26 Marauder (serial number 41-34997) nicknamed "Flaming Mamie". Image via George Spradling. Written on slide casing: 'Waddy Somer Bomb. & Ken, Laon, France, Dec 1944.'

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  • 323rd Bomb Group

    323rd Bomb Group

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    The 323rd Bombardment Group operated with B-26 Marauders, American medium bombers. They were the first Eighth Air Force Group to fly a medium level bombing mission with this aircraft on 16 July 1943. After flying a total of 33 missions with the Eighth,...

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Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:32:47 AAM AAM ingest
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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