IWM catalogue record
This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.
A B-17 Flying Fortress of the 390th Bomb Group flies low over Dutch countryside during a food mission. Image via Mark Brown, AFA. Written on slide casing: '371 BS FC Food Drop, 5/45 Holland.'
The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...