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""Marauders supported Allied ground forces in the battle for Normandy," reads the communique. And here you see two Marauder medium bombers of the Ninth Air Force leaving a road and rail junction behind the German lines battered by bomb bursts."

- Martin B-26B-15-MA Marauder (s/n 41-31612) named "Mr. Five by Five" from the 555th BS, 386th BG, 9th AF.

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...

  • 555th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 June 2018 18:43:20 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/41558541

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