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719th Bomb Squadron

Squadron

Structure

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  • 15th Air Force

    15th Air Force


    The Fifteenth Air Force was one of two Strategic Air forces in Europe, along with the Eighth Air Force. ...

  • 449th Bomb Group

    449th Bomb Group

    Group
    The group was constituted as 449th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 6 April 1943 and activated on 1 May at Davis-Monthan Field, Arizona.[2] its original components were the 716th,[3] 717th,[4] 718th,[5] and 719th Bombardment Squadrons.[6] ...

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Aircraft

  • 42-94837 'The Jinx'

    B-24 Liberator
    'The Jinx' came over to Britain along with the original 490 Bomber Group. It flew throughout the war until it was declared unfit for flying in May 1945. It was given it's name after the pilot, Second Lieutenant Thomas Keyes realized that the plane...

  • 41-29193 Dixie Belle

    B-24 Liberator

  • 42-95314 Twinkle Toes

    B-24 Liberator

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 November 2016 23:47:05 466thHistorian Created entry with type, category, name, air forces and unit encompassing associations
Sources

Air Stories - 12th & 15th Air Forces
by Gerard Paloque
page 100

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