Black & White photograph montage of various shots of the United States Eighth Army Air Force, 93rd Bomb Group in England, circa 1942. The first seven images reveal life for the 93rd Bomb Group on their base. The bottom left image shows a British civilian taking a break from work and holding up an edition of the "Daily Mail" newspaper that shows the headline, "Allies Smash Casablanca Fleet", and sub-headline, "British Navy Shatters Oran Resistance." The middle bottom image shows two British women shoveling dirt. An enlisted man is being served by a gentleman running the NAAFI [Navy, Army, Air Force Institutes] canteen in the bottom right image.
Arnold Clayton Watkins World War II Photograph Collection, 1942-1945
SpC MS 0006
Pittsburg State University, Kansas, Axe Library, Special Collections
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American--Photographs; United States. Army Air Forces--History--Photographs; Soldiers--United States--Photographs; Vehicles, Military--Photographs; Military bases, American--Photographs; Navy, Army, and Air Force Institutes--Photographs; England--History--Photographs; Great Britain--History--Photographs; Newspapers--Great Britain--Photographs; World War, 1939-1945--Women--Photographs