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27th FBG - 12th AF

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  • 27th Fighter Group

    27th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 27th went through two different incarnations during the Second World War. As the 27th Bombardment Group it fought in the Philippines and Java in 1941-42. It was then reformed in the US and sent to North Africa, where it eventually became the 27th...

  • 524th Fighter Squadron

    524th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    The squadron was re-manned and re-equipped at Hunter Field with the Douglas A-20 Havoc light bomber. After additional training in Mississippi and Louisiana, the group moved to Ste-Barbe-du-Tlelat Airfield, Algeria, arriving on 26 December[1] to enter...

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Date Contributor Update
05 December 2016 03:37:32 466thHistorian Created entry with caption and unit associations
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http://raf-112-squadron.org/27th_fg.html

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