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"ANGERS RAIL JUNCTION ATTACKED--At Angers in Northern France, U.S. 8th Air Force heavy bombers dropped large concentrations on a key rail junction 8 June 44. Bombs may be seen bursting on rail installations and choke point there."

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Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    492nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

    Group
    The 492nd Bomb Group were assigned to the 8th Air Force in April 1944. They flew 60 missions over occupied Europe from 11 May 1944 until 7 August 1944. ...

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Date Contributor Update
22 May 2018 20:17:37 Al_Skiff Changes to unit associations
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Date Contributor Update
22 May 2018 20:16:53 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption and unit associations
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