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38. bombardovací skupina (střední) [1941-1946]

38th Bombardment Group (Medium)

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Vytvořena jako 38th Bombardment Group (Medium) 20.11.1940
Aktivována 15.1.1941
Přetvořena na 38th Bombardment Group (Light) v květnu 1946
Deaktivována 1.4.1949
Aktivována 1.1.1953
Přetvořena na 38th Bombardment Group (Tactical) v říjnu 1955

SQUADRONY
69th - 1941 - 1943
70th - 1941 - 1943
71st - 1941 - 1949; 1953
89th - 1946 - 1949
405th - 1942 - 1949; 1953
822nd - 1943 - 1946; 1953
823rd - 1943 - 1946

STATIONS
Hampton, Langley Field , 15.1.1941
Jackson, Jackson Army Air Base , 5.6.1941 - 18.1.1942
Brisbane, Doomben Field , 25.2.1942
Ballarat, Ballarat Airport , 8.3.1942
Ipswich (Amberley), RAAF Base Amberley , 30.4.1942
Eagle Farms, Australia, 10.6.1942
Charters Towers, Breddan Airfield , 7.8.1942
Garbutt, RAAF Base Townsville , 30.9.1942
Port Moresby, ? / , říjen 1942
Nadzab, Nadzab Airfield / , 4.3.1944
Biak, 1.10.1944
Daruba (Morotai Island), Pitu Airfield / , 15.10.1944
Lingayen, Lingayen Airfield / , 29.1.1945
Okinawa, 25.7.1945
Fukuoka, Itazuke Air Base / , 22.11.1945
Itami, Itami Air Base / , 26.10.1946 - 1.4.1949
Couvron-et-Aumencourt, Laon-Couvron Air Base , 1.1.1953

COMMANDERS
Lt Col Robert D Knapp, 15.1.1941
Col Fay R Upthegraye, 18.1.1942 - neznámé datum
Lt Col Brian O’Neill, 19.10.1942
Lt Col Lawrence Tanberg, 1.10.1943
Lt Col Carl C Lausman, červenec 1944
Maj Howard M Paquin, 18.8.1944
Col Edward M Gavin, 9.11.1944
Lt Col Edwin H Hawes, 16.3.1945
Lt Col Vernon D Torgerson, 9.8.1945
Lt Col Bruce T Marston, 12.9.1945
Lt Col Joseph P Gentile, 17.3.1946
Lt Col John P Crocker, 16.5.1946
Col C J Bondley Jr, 2.7.1946
Col Dale D Brannon, 12.11.1946
Col C J Bondley Jr, 13.12.1946
Col John J Hutchison, 25.1.1947
Col Donald D Fitzgerald, 26.2.1948
Col Preston P Pender, 7.5.1948
Lt Col Charles R Johnson, 18.7.1948 - 1.4.1949
Lt Col Max H Mortensen, 1.1.1953
Col Glen W Clark, 16.3.1953
Col Broadus B Taylor, 6.6.1955

CAMPAIGNS
Air Offensive, Japan
China Defensive
Papua
New Guinea
Bismarck Archipelago
Western Pacific
Leyte
Luzon
Southern Philippines
China Offensive

DECORATIONS
Distinguished Unit Citations - Papua, září 1942 - 23.1.1943
- New Britain, 24. - 26.12.1943
- New Guinea, 16. - 17.6.1944
- Leyte, 10.11.1944
Philippine Presidential Unit Citation
38. bombardovací skupina (střední) [1941-1946] - znak 38th BOMBARDMENT GROUP

znak 38th BOMBARDMENT GROUP
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