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#1 Pip

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Posted 01 October 2017 - 02:51 PM

I picked up a group of letters from a soldier for the 490th Bomber Squadron. When I look them up it shows that they were in England but all the letters and newspaper articles are from India and Burma. Was there two 490th Bomber Squadrons ?
 

https://en.wikipedia...mbardment_Group

 

 

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Posted 01 October 2017 - 02:52 PM

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Posted 01 October 2017 - 02:52 PM

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Posted 01 October 2017 - 02:53 PM

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Posted 01 October 2017 - 03:00 PM

Hi Pip,

There were the 490th bomb group and the 490th bomber squadron.

See the link below

https://en.m.wikiped...issile_Squadron

Edited by Austin R, 01 October 2017 - 03:01 PM.


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Posted 01 October 2017 - 03:08 PM

Thanks!




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