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

Second Lieutenant Glenn A. Tessmer of the 93rd Bomb Group. Tessmer's handwritten caption on reverse: 'Me! Glenn Tessmer 329Sq, 93rd BG.



  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1-March-1942 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15-May-1942 the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida to continue advanced flight training and also to fly anti-submarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico; they...


  • Glenn Tessmer

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Found in summer 1997 that he has a photo credited to him taken over Germany on the wall of the new museum in Oxford, England. Was shot down over Germany 28 January 1945. Prisoner of War (POW). Plane was B-24 #4278486 crashed at Island Schouwen.


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:18:09 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection