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Captain James Roy Rambo (and wife, Virginia)
Pilot
340th BG - 487th BS - 12th AF

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Units

  • 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...

  • 487th Bomb Squadron
  • Twelfth Air Force

    Twelfth Air Force

    Headquarters
    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...

People

  • James Rambo

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    The combat missions listed in his bio are gleaned from mission records/load lists and do not reflect his complete combat record of over 60 missions

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 January 2022 23:03:49 466thHistorian Created entry with caption and unit associations
Sources

https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/72759623/person/36280126218...

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