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

Ground personnel of the 98th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force work on the engines of a B-24 Liberator (serial number 42-41033) nicknamed "Cielito Lindo". Image stamped on reverse: 'Passed for publication 4 Oct 1943.' [stamp] and '36469.'[Censor no.]



  • 15th Air Force

    15th Air Force

    The Fifteenth Air Force was one of two Strategic Air forces in Europe, along with the Eighth Air Force. ...

  • 98th Bomb Group

    98th Bomb Group

    The 98th trained for bombardment missions with B-24 Liberators during the first half of 1942. ...


Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:04 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection