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B-25 Mitchell



  • 340th Bomb Group

    340th Bomb 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...

  • 487th Bomb Squadron


  • Carroll Dearborn

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator/Bombardier | 340th Bomb Group
    The missions in his bio were gleaned from mission records/load lists. They do not represent his complete combat mission log

  • James Rambo

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group
    The combat missions listed in his bio are gleaned from mission records/load lists and do not reflect his complete combat record of over 60 missions

  • David Solether

    Military | Flight Officer | Bombardier/Navigator | 340th Bomb Group

  • Joseph Thornsberry

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Tail Gunner | 340th Bomb Group
    The missions listed in his bio are missions that he appears on the load a/c load list. The missions listed do not represent all the missions he flew.



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Date Contributor Update
21 July 2021 22:44:49 466thHistorian Changes to nicknames

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Date Contributor Update
21 July 2021 22:42:09 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations and place associations