The Eighth Air Force Historical Society

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Groups Bases Targets Missions
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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 (17 Oct 1942-1945):

Date Name Description
October 17, 1943VIII FC FO 161Sweeps over Northern France Details
October 17, 19448AF 681Targets in Cologne area Details