Personal Momentos
- 308th Bomb Group Veterans -
"Preserving the memory of their sacrifices!"


From the Lyndell T. Highley (375th Bm Sq) collection.
( Courtesy of Scott Highley )



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Trouble on the way over, 375th.
They experienced some mechanical difficulties on the way to China, 1943.
( Lyndell T. Highley collection, courtesy of Scott Highley )

B-24D at Yankai, China
This B-24D is parked in a revetment at Yangkai, China, 1943.
( Lyndell T. Highley collection, courtesy of Scott Highley )

Leslie misfortune at Pongrah, India, 375th
However, this one had a "bit of difficulty" at Pongrah, India.
( Lyndell T. Highley collection, courtesy of Scott Highley )

Battlin Bitch, B-24D
Crew of 'Battlin Bitch' receive their final briefing for their first mission.
( Lyndell T. Highley collection, courtesy of Scott Highley )

Battlin Bitch, B-24D Somewhat later, 'Battlin Bitch'lost an engine enroute to bomb an airfield at Haiphong. They continued and dropped their bombs on target. However, they ran short of fuel and had to land at Nanning.
( Lyndell T. Highley collection, courtesy of Scott Highley )



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