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Lt. Harold Korger and Col. John R. Kane 1943



  • 98th Bomb Group

    98th Bomb Group

    The 98th trained for bombardment missions with B-24 Liberators during the first half of 1942. ...

  • 344th Bomb Squadron

    344th Bomb Squadron

    The 344th Bombing Squadron was first activated at MacDill Field, Florida as one of the original three squadrons assigned to the 98th Bombardment Group. The 344th soon moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana, where it began to train as a Consolidated B-24...


  • John Kane

    Military | Colonel | B-24 Bomb Group Commanding Officer / B-24 Command Pilot
    John Riley Kane was a colonel in the United States Army Air Corps and later the United States Air Force. He received the U.S. military's highest decoration, the Congressional Medal of Honor, in World War II, for his leadership, courage, and heroism for...

  • Harold Korger

    Military | Colonel | B-24 - B-52 Bombardier
    Lt. Harold Francis Korger was a bombardier in the 344th Bombardment Squadron, the 98th Bomb Group, and the 9th Air Force, based in Benghazi, Libya. He flew on the B-24D, Hail Columbia, with Group Leader Col. John R. Kane, on the famous mission,...


  • Lete

    Military site : airfield


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15 December 2020 14:51:28 general ira snapsorter Changes to person associations, aircraft associations and mission associations

Removed associations not depicted in the image. Associated content should be added to the AIRCRAFT and/or PERSON records.

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John S Young Jr - personal archives

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06 August 2019 14:16:22 Emily Changes to person associations

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04 August 2019 10:49:22 Kickapoo Created entry with collection and caption

Anatomy Of A Disaster - Gen. Hoyt S. Vandenberg ---- Black Sunday - Michael Hill ---- Into The Fire - Duane Schultz ---- ---- ---- Personal Archives - John S. Young