411th Bombardment Group

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411th Bombardment Group
Active 1943–1944
Country United States
Branch United States Army Air Forces

The 411th Bombardment Group is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with III Bomber Command, based at Florence Army Airfield, South Carolina. It was inactivated on 1 May 1944.

The group was a World War II replacement training unit, using A-20 aircraft to train personnel. After graduating, the airmen were assigned to overseas combat units.

History[edit]

Lineage[edit]

  • Constituted as 411th Bombardment Group (Light) on 14 July 1943
Activated on 1 August 1943
Disbanded on 1 May 1944.

Assignments[edit]

Components[edit]

  • 648th Bombardment Squadron: 1 August 1943 – 1 May 1944
  • 649th Bombardment Squadron: 1 August 1943 – 1 May 1944
  • 650th Bombardment Squadron: 1 August 1943 – 1 May 1944
  • 651st Bombardment Squadron: 1 August 1943 – 1 May 1944

Stations[edit]

References[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.

  • Maurer, Maurer (1983). Air Force Combat Units Of World War II. Maxwell AFB, Alabama: Office of Air Force History. ISBN 0-89201-092-4.

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