UPL 34052


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"Disrupted Training -- Direct hits on tracks, locomotive sheds, repair shops and other installations left this scene at the railway marshalling yards in Chalons, in occupied France, following the heavy attack on 27 April 44 by Consolidated B-24 Liberators of the US 8th AAF. A large amount of rolling stock was destroyed plus damage to a large storage shed at the right."


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A formation of B-24 Liberators of the 446th Bomb Group enroute to Europe. Printed caption on reverse: '71049 AC- A formation of Consolidated B-24 "Liberators" of the 2nd Bomb Division, roars over Europe en route to the target area. 24 November 1944. US Air Force photo.'
  • Unit Hierarchy: Division
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Combat organisation


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