The target for this mission was Kassel, GR. An angry, black mushroom cloud climbs through the thick overcast as the 486th rallies for its trip home. Vertical trails near the horizon are smoke markers; white streaks below the B17 mark the contrails of the bomber stream. (USAAF photo)

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