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A member of the 450th Bomb Squadron, 322nd Bomb Group poses in front of the B-26 Marauder, We Can't Miss Victory

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Units

  • 322nd Bomb Group

    322nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 322nd Bombardment Squadron (Medium) was activated on 19-Jun-1942 at MacDill Field, Florida with B-26B Marauder aircraft. In late September 1942 the unit moved to Drane Field, Florida. The Ground echelon sailed for the UK aboard the Queen Elizabeth...

  • 450th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 41-31974 "We Can't Miss Victory"

    B-26 Marauder
    Assigned to 450BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) mission to Nantes. Hit by flak in target area, smoke seen trailing from starboard engine, control lost, A/C turned on its back, 2 chutes observed before lost below overcast, crashed Trois...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 January 2015 06:58:24 Tanks Created entry with caption and unit associations
Sources

http://cdm15960.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/p15960coll3...

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