Military, USA, Army Air Forces, Units, 449th Bombardment Squadron; Military, USA, Army Air Forces, Units, 322nd Bombardment Group; Wars and Conflicts, World War II, European Theater, General;. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

View of Robert F. Whittling (right, 449th Bombardment Squadron, 322nd Bombardment Group) talking to two members of the Royal Air Force, Sgt. George Olsen (left) and (most likely) Flight Sgt. Joseph Carey examining guns on the nose of an aircraft in the European Theater, circa May 1944. Taken before the unit started night missions.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Airplanes
  • Air pilots

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa May 1944

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Digital images

Local number

NASM-NASM-9A12310

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