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B-24D-85-BO #42-40654 "Kate Smith" Code: R
98th BG - 345th BS - 12th AF

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Units

  • 12th Air Force

    12th Air Force


    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...

  • 98th Bomb Group

    98th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 98th trained for bombardment missions with B-24 Liberators during the first half of 1942. ...

  • 345th Bomb Squadron

    345th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Established as a B-24 Liberator heavy bomb squadron and trained by Third Air Force. Deployed to Egypt in June 1942 over South Atlantic Transport Route transiting from Morrison Field, Florida though the Caribbean to Brazil; performed trans-Atlantic...

Aircraft

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Date Contributor Update
06 November 2020 02:03:04 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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https://www.worldwarphotos.info/gallery/usa/aircrafts-2-3/b-24-bomber/b-...

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