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John O Zahn

Military

Commanding Officer of the 1st Fighter Group from 1 May 1942 to 9 July 1942.

Service

Units served with

  • 1st Fighter Group

    1st Fighter Group

    Group
    The 1st Fighter Group were initially deployed to Britain in the summer of 1942 as part of Operation Bolero. After shuttling through a number of different bases in the UK, the Group was reassigned to the Twelfth Air Force in September 1942 and supported...

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30 November 2018 12:22:32 general ira snapsorter Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography and unit associations
Sources

AIR FORCE COMBAT UNITS OF WORLD WAR II - https://media.defense.gov/2010/Sep/21/2001330256/-1/-1/0/AFD-100921-044.pdf
"The Mighty Eighth", Roger Freeman.

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