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Keith Karl Compton, 93rd Bomb Group

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  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

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    93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1-March-1942 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15-May-1942 the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida to continue advanced flight training and also to fly anti-submarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico; they...

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  • Keith Compton

    Military | Lieutenant General | B-24 Command Pilot - Squadron Commander - Commanding Officer
    Keith Karl Compton (December 9, 1915 – June 15, 2004) was an American Air Force Lieutenant General who was Vice Commander in Chief, Strategic Air Command. He flew as Command Pilot with Gen. Uzal Ent on Operation Tidal Wave in the B-24D, 'Teggie Ann'...

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21 December 2016 11:34:12 general ira snapsorter Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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Snippet from 93rd Bomb Group unit history - see https://www.americanairmuseum.com/media/24962

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