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"Lt R Walser of the 862nd Bomb Squadron, 493rd Bomb Group, 8th Air Force, wearing the Distinguished Flying Cross. 12-Oct-44 England."

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  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

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  • 493rd Bomb Group

    493rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 493rd Bomb Group were the last Eighth Air Force Group to become operational, flying their first combat mission from Debach, Suffolk, on D-Day, 6 June 1944. The Group was known as "the Fighting 493rd", named by their Commanding Officer Colonel...

  • 862nd Bomb Squadron

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Date Contributor Update
13 March 2018 10:40:57 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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