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42-50395

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 455th Bomb Group

    455th Bomb Group

    Group
    The group was activated July 1943 with four essentially stand-alone bomb squadrons: 740th, 741st, 742nd, and 743rd. After a somewhat nomadic training regimen with dilapidated equipment, the pieces of the group came together at Langley, VA in October...

  • 741st Bomb Squadron

    741st Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Established as a B-24 Liberator heavy bombardment unit in mid-1943; assigned to II Bomber Command for training. Primarily trained in New Mexico and Utah received deployment orders for the Mediterranean Theater of Operations (MTO) in November 1943....

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Date Contributor Update
07 November 2016 14:58:14 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, unit associations and media associations
Sources

http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_bombers/b24_18.html

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