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B-25 Mitchell

Service

Units

  • 340th Bomb Group

    340th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated on 20 August 1942. The 340th Bombardment Group trained with B-25's for duty overseas. They arrived in the Mediterranean theater in March 1943. Assigned first to the Ninth Air Force and later (in August 1943) to the Twelfth. Served in combat...

  • 489th Bomb Squadron

People

  • William Brassfield

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group
    William Herbert Brassfield earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Michigan. He worked in the manned spaceflight program. He retired from the USAF with the rank of Colonel.

  • George Carter

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Tail Gunner | 340th Bomb Group
    The combat missions listed in this bio were gleaned from 489th BS mission records/load lists. They do not represent his complete list of combat missions.

  • Myron Reinhard

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Tail Gunner | 340th Bomb Group
    This combat missions listed in this bio are only a portion of his total combat tour.

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 January 2022 19:26:19 466thHistorian Changes to serial number and production block number
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Corrected serial number

Date Contributor Update
22 March 2021 03:21:33 466thHistorian Changes to place associations
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added airfield connection

Date Contributor Update
21 March 2021 04:15:46 466thHistorian Changes to production block number
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corrected block number

Date Contributor Update
21 March 2021 04:09:44 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations and person associations
Sources

http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_bombers/b25_17.html

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