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781st Bomb Squadron

Squadron

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  • 465th Bomb Group

    465th Bomb Group

    Group
    It was constituted as the 465th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 19 May 1943 ...

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  • Jack Smith

    Military | Top Gunner | 465th Bomb Group
    He was born on December 14, 1923 in Venice, Utah to Andrew and Laura Cowley Smith. The Smith’s eventually relocated to northern Utah in the Weber County, Roy area. Jack married his sweetheart Vaudis Reeves on April 19, 1943 just prior to his induction...

Aircraft

  • 42-52762 'Scorpio'

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned 834th BS, Transferred to 833rd BS (4N F). After storage at BAD 3, Langford Lodge, Northern Ireland, it was transferred to MTO 14 Feb 45 and assigned to 465th BG / 781st BS (T). Sadly, its service in 15th AF was very short indeed because it was...

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15 November 2016 23:45:55 466thHistorian Created entry with type, category, name, air forces, aircraft types and unit encompassing associations
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