Against The Rising Sun
- Life & Times of the 341st Bomb Group -
"Preserving the memory of their sacrifices!"

From the Collection of
John F. Daley
( 491st Bomb Squadron )



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"On Our Way!".   Note the B-25J 'strafer' on the left, with the nose of a B-25H just barely visible past it.   The lead plane is also an 'H', while the one in the middle may be an 'H' or a 'J'.
(Courtesy of John F. Daley - 491st Bomb Squadron )



No! Sgt Arthur E. Workman, of the 491st Bm Sq, isn't camping out in front of the barracks!   He is showing the parachute he used during a bailout.
(Courtesy of John F. Daley - 491st Bomb Squadron )


"Men at Work!"   They are salvaging parts off 'Isable', a 491st aircraft that experienced difficulties and landed 'gear up.'

(Courtesy of John F. Daley - 491st Bomb Squadron )



Twasn't all work though.   On the left S/Sgt Walt Stachler and the mascot, 'Snuffie'; while to the right is Kurt Hemrick and the 491st's pet monkey.

(Courtesy of John F. Daley - 491st Bomb Squadron )