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Can you I.D. this CBI Squadron Patch? Bomb Squadron


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#1 Navybean

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Posted 04 January 2020 - 01:58 PM

Can you I.D. this CBI Squadron Patch?  Bomb Squadron B24 group I believe.   I was told what this group what but I do not recall.  any help would be appreciated.  

 

 

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#2 ragpick

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Posted 04 January 2020 - 03:41 PM

I think it's a variation of the 492nd Bomb Squadron, 7th Bomb Group "The Eager Beaver Bombing Co.". Similar example illustrated in "Battle Colors" volume VI by R. A. Watkins, page 69.



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Posted 05 January 2020 - 01:20 PM

I think it's a variation of the 492nd Bomb Squadron, 7th Bomb Group "The Eager Beaver Bombing Co.". Similar example illustrated in "Battle Colors" volume VI by R. A. Watkins, page 69.

 

 

thanks I beleive you are corret.  thanks for the follow up.  



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Posted 05 January 2020 - 04:14 PM

You're welcome.



#5 Johnny Signor

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Posted 18 January 2020 - 08:16 PM

Here ya go another couple of image of the unit design , note the emblem far right …..

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