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75th Anniversary of the First Body Armor Suits Delivered to Eighth Air Force

B-17 Flying Fortress radio operator Sgt. James Bothwell, smiles as he displays the back of the flak jacket that saved his life over Germany. He sustained only minor injuries. (U.S. Air Force photo)

PHOTO BY: AFMS History Office
VIRIN: 180307-F-FT687-001.JPG
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