426th Reconnaissance Group

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426th Reconnaissance Group
Active 1943
Country United States
Branch United States Army Air Forces

The 426th Reconnaissance Group is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with Third Air Force, based at Gainesville Army Airfield, Texas. It was inactivated on 15 August 1943.

The group was constituted on 25 June 1943 and activated on 1 July. The 44th, 45th, 46th and 47th Reconnaissance Squadrons were assigned. However, the unit was never fully organized. Disbanded on 15 August 1943.


 This article incorporates public domain material from the Air Force Historical Research Agency website http://www.afhra.af.mil/.

  • 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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