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]


Collection Item Summary:

View of members of the 449th Bombardment Squadron, 322nd Bombardment Group posed in front of a tent in Beauvais, France, circa 1943-1945. In the doorway, a captured flag with a swastika has been hung. From left to right are A.F. Byrd, Irv Pincus, Sherman V. Best, Jr. (kneeling), Henry "Hank" Bozarth, and Robert M. Jones.

Collection Item Long Description:


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

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National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1943-1945

Repository Loc.

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


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