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

A bomber crew of the 94th Bomb Group by the tail of their B-17 Flying Fortress after a raid. Printed caption on reverse of print: 'Fortress Crews Return Home From Raid. Associated Press Photo Shows:- Crew of a Flying Fortress having just landed after a raid, stand around their plane talking about their experiences. In the background another Fort is just landing on the runway. IRV 262962. 15-12-43-J.' Handwritten on reverse: 'Emden Mission, 11/12/43.' On reverse: Associated Press and US Army General Section Press & Censorship Bureau [Stamps].



  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:25:27 AAM AAM ingest

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