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Narrative - Official Air Force Mission Description

HQ 94th Bombardment Group (Heavy) and its 331st, 332d, 333d and 410th Bombardment Squadrons (Heavy) with B-17Fs, arrive at Earls Colne, England from the US. The group will fly its first combat mission on Thursday.

The 334th, 335th, 336th and 412th Bombardment Squadrons (Heavy), 95th Bombardment Group (Heavy), with B-17Fs, arrive at Framlingham, England from the US. The squadrons will fly their first combat mission on Thursday.

Source: THE ARMY AIR FORCES IN WORLD WAR II: COMBAT CHRONOLOGY, 1941-1945 by Carter / Mueller, the Office of Air Force History,