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Training and Operational histories of the Bomber, Fighter, Recon and Transport groups and squadrons

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Airfields used by the Eighth Air Force for training and operations in the US and UK

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Missions, maps, dates and photographs of targets of the Eighth Air Force

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View Eighth Air Force missions for a specific year, month and day

Today's Missions (29 May 1942-1945):

Date Name Description
May 29, 1943FC FO 33Fighter support for heavy bombers Details
May 29, 1943VIII BC 61St. Nazaire Uboat base Details
May 29, 1943VIII PRPhoto recon: Holland Details
May 29, 19448AF 379Aviation and oil targets in Germany Details
May 29, 19448AF FC FO 363Escort and support for 8AF 379 Details
May 29, 1944CBCarpetbagger mission Details