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

B-17 Flying Fortresses of the 398th Bomb Group fly in formation during a mission.

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  • 398th Bomb Group

    398th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 398th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Nuthampstead, Hertfordshire on strategic bombing raids over Germany. The Group switched focus in the days before D-Day, when they targeted enemy positions on the Cherbourg peninsula. When the Allies...

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Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:37:20 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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