Photographs of inspections and award ceremonies at Shipdham and Hardwick (MC 376/344, USF 17/2)
Photographs of inspections and award ceremonies at Shipdham and Hardwick
MC 376/344, USF 17/2
2 folders containing 52 photographs; 3 papers
27 Apr 1943-23 Feb 1944
2nd Air Division Headquarters
Raymond A. Hess
Photographs showing Lt Gen. Andrews's inspection at Shipdham and Hardwick, 27 April 1943 (35 photographs with one photocopy). Photographs showing Gen. Devers, Gen. Eaker and Gen. Longfellow's inspection at Shipdham, 23 June 1943 (9 photographs). Photographs showing awards ceremonies at Shipdham, including Gen. Hodges awarding the Purple Heart and Distinguished Flying Cross to Lt Holmes, and awarding the Air Medal to unidentified men (four photographs with two photocopies). Photographs showing Brig Gen. Hodges inspecting the 44th Bomb Group at Shipdham, 30 July 1943 (three photographs). Photograph showing Gen. Hodges, Maj. Hart and Fred Dent at an inspection at Shipdham, 23 February 1944 (one photograph).