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B-25 Mitchell

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  • 12th Air Force

    12th Air Force


    The 12th Air Force was established in the USA during the Second World War to provide the Army Air Force component of Operation Torch (the invasion of French North Africa) in 1942. The Air Force initially moved to England for training before...

  • 486th Bomb Squadron
  • 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...

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  • Ellis Noah

    Military | Flight Officer | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

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Date Contributor Update
15 January 2022 02:49:13 466thHistorian Changes to media associations
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Date Contributor Update
29 September 2021 19:53:58 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.reddog1944.com/340th%20BG%20486th%20BS%20Planes.htm
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_bombers/b25_17.html

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