479th Bombardment Squadron

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479th Bombardment Squadron
479th Bombardment Squadron - Emblem.png
Emblem of the 479th Bombardment Squadron
Active 1942-1944
Country United States
Branch United States Air Force
Type Bombardment

The 479th Bombardment Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last was assigned to the 336th Bombardment Group, stationed at Lake Charles Army Air Field, Louisiana. It was inactivated on 1 May 1944.

History[edit]

Established by III Bomber Command as a B-26 Marauder training squadron.

Lineage[edit]

  • Constituted 479th Bombardment Squadron (Medium) on 9 July 1942
Activated on 15 July 1942
Inactivated on 1 May 1944

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References[edit]

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

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