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

A C-47 Skytrain nicknamed "Fatigued", belonging to Lieutenant-General Lewis H. Brereton, 9th Air Force commander, takes off. Written on slide casing: 'Brereton's C-47.'



  • Lewis Brereton

    Military | Lieutenant General | Commanding General
    Lewis Hyde Brereton (June 21, 1890 – July 20, 1967) was a military aviation pioneer and lieutenant general in the United States Air Force. A 1911 graduate of the United States Naval Academy, he began his military career as a United States Army officer...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:35:41 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection