Creator

Unknown

Date

1944-1945

Creation Date

2008-06-11

Description

Black & White photograph of two Douglas A-26B Invaders flying in formation by the Ninth Army Air Force. The Invader in the foreground with the letters 5I, F, painted on the fuselage, 43-22660, was flown by the 643rd Bomb Squadron, 409th Bomb Group. The Invader at the top with the letters YA, J, painted on its fuselage, 43-22415, was flown by the 555th Bomb Squadron, 386th Bomb Group, circa 1944-1945.

Digital Collection

Arnold Clayton Watkins World War II Photograph Collection, 1942-1945

Collection Number

SpC MS 0006

Finding Aid

https://digitalcommons.pittstate.edu/fa/3/

Object Type

Photograph

Image Format

Still Image

Location

Europe;

Publisher Digital

Pittsburg State University, Kansas, Axe Library, Special Collections

Notes

Pittsburg State University, Special Collections, 6, Watkins, Arnold Clayton, Envelope 3, 03. Contributed by Joan F. Watkins.

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Keywords

World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American--Aerial photographs; United States. Army Air Forces--History--Aerial photographs; Airplanes, Military--Markings--United States--Aerial photographs; Bombers--United States--Aerial photographs; A-26 Invader (Bomber)--History--Aerial photographs

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