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53rd Troop Carrier Squadron

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US Air Force Combat Units of World War II Description

Constituted 53rd Transport Squadron on 30 May 1942. Activated on 1 Jun 1942. Redesignated 53d Troop Carrier Squadron on 4 Jul 1942. Inactivated on 31 Jul 1945.

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Distinguished Unit Citations: Sicily, 11 Jul 1943; France, 6-7 Jun 1944.

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07 June 2021 09:48:00 Emily Created entry with type, category, name, us air force combat units of world war ii description, citations, air forces, aircraft types, unit encompassing associations and media associations
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Combat Squadrons of the Air Force World War II

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