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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.

The insignia of the 613th Bomb Squadron, 401st Bomb Group.

Connections

Units

  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

  • 613th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Wilbur Ford

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    Wilbur was born Jan 6, 1917 and died Jan 27, 2010 at the Audie Murphy Veterans Memorial Hospital in San Antonio, TX. He flew several missions over Germany during WWII and his co-pilot was Terence Bennett McArron.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:35:21 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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