Constituted 83d Bombardment Squadron (Light) on 20 Nov 1940. Activated on 15 Jan 1941. Redesignated 83d Bombardment Squadron (Medium) on 30 Dec 1941. Inactivated on 22 Jan 1946.
Distinguished Unit Citation: North Africa and Sicily, Oct 1942- 17 Aug 1943.
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