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Colonel James L Travis, Commanding Officer of the 96th Bomb Group at a dance in the Officer's Club.

Official caption printed on image: '(GM-41-1-96)(17-10-43) OFFICER'S DANCE.'

Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Col Travis- Officer's Club.'

IWM catalogue record

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

A dance at the Officer's Club of the 96th Bomb Group.

Official caption printed on image: '(GM-41-1-96)(17-10-43) OFFICER'S DANCE.'

Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Col Travis- Officer's Club.'

Connections

Units

  • 96th Bomb Group

    96th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...

People

  • James Travis

    Military | Colonel | Commanding Officer
    19 Aug 1943 Black Heart Jr. 42-30152 caught fire with explosions. Crew bailed out and returned. Travis is listed as 11th crewman and a copilot.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 January 2019 14:25:34 Emily Changes to caption and person associations
Sources

Associated James L Travis based on information in caption

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:17:26 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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