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486th Bomb Squadron

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  • 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...

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  • Sam Bibich

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

  • Fred Blaney

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

  • Richard Brandle

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

  • Harold Bridges

    Military | Captain | Squadron Armament and Chemical Officer | 340th Bomb Group

  • Arne Bylund

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

  • Thomas Cahill

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier | 340th Bomb Group

  • Gerald Carey

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Tail Gunner | 340th Bomb Group

  • Clair Clark

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

  • Paul Contino

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

  • Alfred Coons

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

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Date Contributor Update
21 March 2021 02:16:09 466thHistorian Created entry with type, name, air forces, aircraft types and unit encompassing associations
Sources

"12th and 15th Air Forces" - Gerard Paloque
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