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"A Douglas A-26 Invader touches down after a mission over Germany. With its tricycle landing gear down, the Douglas A-26 comes in at 135 miles per hour, touches down at 110 to 115."

- A-26C 41-39199 553BS, 386BG, 9AF.

Connections

Units

  • 9th Air Force
  • 386th Bomb Group

    386th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 386th Bomb Group flew B-26 Marauders for the Eighth and Ninth Air Forces. Whilst with the Eighth, the Group developed the formation release procedure for the B-26 on missions that targeted aerodromes, marshalling yards and V-weapon sites along the...

  • 553rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 41-39199

    A-26 Invader
    Assigned to 553BS, 386BG, 9AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 May 2018 19:17:49 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/38860636

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