About distant cousin Eddy I never had a chance to meet in person.
Eddy wrote this caption…
Churchill was on this and commandered it to get to England urgently.
All passengers off also mail and baggage to lighten it so it could go direct.
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I went on the Internet to find more information on this, but I could not.
The plane is a PBM Mariner.
I suspect this was taken in 1943. Churchill attend a conference with President Roosevelt.
The Third Washington Conference codenamed Trident was held in Washington, D.C. was a World War II strategic meeting from May 12 to May 27, 1943, between the heads of government of the United Kingdom and the United States. The delegations were headed by Winston Churchill and Franklin D. Roosevelt, respectively.
The plans for the Italian Campaign, air attacks on Nazi Germany, and the Pacific War were agreed upon.