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Middle East Air Force

22 July 1942

Official description

B-24’s bomb Suda Bay claiming hits on 2 vessel. B-17’s hit Tobruk.

Description

Not yet known

Mission details

1. Souda Bay

Description

Not yet known

Aircraft type

B-24 Liberator

Notes

Not yet known

Units

  • 1st Provisional Group

    1st Provisional Group

    Group
    The 1st Provisional Group was established on 20 July 1942 at Lydda. It brought together the existing 9th Bomb Squadron and the Hal Bomb Squadron, which were operating the Middle East.

Mission Statistics

Number of aircraft Effective 2

2. Tobruk

Description

Not yet known

Aircraft type

B-17 Flying Fortress

Notes

Not yet known

Units

  • 1st Provisional Group

    1st Provisional Group

    Group
    The 1st Provisional Group was established on 20 July 1942 at Lydda. It brought together the existing 9th Bomb Squadron and the Hal Bomb Squadron, which were operating the Middle East.

Mission Statistics

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 September 2019 13:34:42 Emily Created entry with name, date and official description
Sources

Air Force Combat Chronology

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