Us Wwii 8th Air Force Photo Album - 94th Bomb Group - Pow - Stalag 17b - Nice


Us Wwii 8th Air Force Photo Album - 94th Bomb Group - Pow - Stalag 17b - Nice

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Us Wwii 8th Air Force Photo Album - 94th Bomb Group - Pow - Stalag 17b - Nice:
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US WWII 8TH AIR FORCE PHOTO ALBUM - 94TH BOMB GROUP - POW - STALAG 17B - NICE!

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US WWII 8th Air Force Photo Album - 94th Bomb Group - POW - Stalag 17b
Very nice photo album of a Stalag 17b POW & crew member in the 94th in the group, 331st bomb squadron. Also contains paper work and letters concerning his being shot down while on a bombing mission. Also contained a letter in which his air medal was shipped to his mother. It appears she wanted his AM formally presented to her and there is correspondence in the album to this effect. Also a terrific large photo of her formally receiving it. Also contains original telegrams to his mother indicating that he was was was released from POW camp (Stalag 17b). Also comes with a copy of his missing aircrew report. The man served as top turret gunner in a B-17. The crew were flying on a mission on April 8, 1944 when their aircraft was hit by a flak immediately after releasing bombs. One engine caught fire and the right wing fell off the aircraft and aircraft crashed. six to eight chutes were observed one of which was on fire. at least two crew members including the pilot and copilot were killed . It appears the aircraft exploded before pilot and copilot could bail out. The album is one his mother put together. Contains photos of his brother who served in the U.S. Navy. Contains a total of 67 photos. Many portraits, photo of the man with his crew members, super large photo of his mother receiving his air medal in a formal ceremony. Also contains many telegrams concerning his return from POW status, and many uniform insignias she collected from her relatives and friends in the service. Nice time capsule. [25-3.15]Very nice photo album of a Stalag 17b POW & crew member in the 94th in the group, 331st bomb squadron. Also contains paper work and letters concerning his being shot down while on a bombing mission. Also contained a letter in which his air medal was shipped to his mother. It appears she wanted his AM formally presented to her and there is correspondence in the album to this effect. Also a terrific large photo of her formally receiving it. Also contains original telegrams to his mother indicating that he was was was released from POW camp (Stalag 17b). Also comes with a copy of his missing aircrew report. The man served as top turret gunner in a B-17. The crew were flying on a mission on April 8, 1944 when their aircraft was hit by a flak immediately after releasing bombs. One engine caught fire and the right wing fell off the aircraft and aircraft crashed. six to eight chutes were observed one of which was on fire. at least two crew members including the pilot and copilot were killed . It appears the aircraft exploded before pilot and copilot could bail out. The album is one his mother put together. Contains photos of his brother who served in the U.S. Navy. Contains a total of 67 photos. Many portraits, photo of the man with his crew members, super large photo of his mother receiving his air medal in a formal ceremony. Also contains many telegrams concerning his return from POW status, and many uniform insignias she collected from her relatives and friends in the service. Nice time capsule. [25-3.15]

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