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"From their base somewhere in England these "Marauders" set out to bomb the enemy bomber base at St. Omer, France, which since 1940, has been active as a base and as headquarters of German fighter operations. The "Marauders" were met by an escort of British Spitfires, shown in the background at the right."

- B-26C 41-34683 PN-V 449BS, 323BG, 9AF.

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Units

  • 9th Air Force
  • 323rd Bomb Group

    323rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 323rd Bombardment Group operated with B-26 Marauders, American medium bombers. They were the first Eighth Air Force Group to fly a medium level bombing mission with this aircraft on 16 July 1943. After flying a total of 33 missions with the Eighth,...

  • 449th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 May 2018 16:51:05 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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