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Stansted Airport celebrates 70th anniversary of runway

Retired Maj. Edward Horn, 344th Bomb Group B-26 Marauder pilot from West Palm Beach, Fla., discusses his role during World War II at the 70th anniversary ceremony of Stansted Airport's runway July 26, 2013, in Stansted Mountfitchet, England. During World War II, Horn's unit operated out of Stansted Airport, then known as George Washington Field. After several successful missions, Horn was captured by German soldiers and spent 11 months as a prisoner of war before being liberated by Gen. George Patton and the 14th Armored Division, 3rd Army, April 29, 1945. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Preston Webb/Released)



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This work, Stansted Airport celebrates 70th anniversary of runway [Image 3 of 3], by A1C Preston Webb, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:07.26.2013

Date Posted:08.07.2013 04:19

Photo ID:990195

VIRIN:130726-F-DL987-123

Resolution:4144x2438

Size:1.29 MB

Location:RAF MILDENHALL, SFK, GBGlobe

Hometown:WEST PALM BEACH, FL, US

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