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44th Bomb Group flag, One of a collection of flags created for the "Shrine Area" in the 2nd Air Division Memorial Library in Norwich, England.

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Units

  • 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    Group
    The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...

Locations

  • Shipdham

    Military site : airfield
    Shipdham was built in 1941-1942, the first US heavy bomber airfield in the English county of Norfolk. It was a standard design, with T2-type hangars and a domestic site dispersed to the south east. Improvements were carried out to increase the number...

  • Shipdham Airfield Museum

    Other location

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Date Contributor Update
06 February 2018 16:08:52 2nd Air Division Memorial Library Changes to caption and place associations
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2nd Air Division Memorial Library

Date Contributor Update
14 February 2015 12:58:44 apollo11 Created entry with caption and unit associations
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