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340th Bomb Group's
488th Squadron History



Special thanks to Anne M. O’Connor and the folks at the Air Force Historical Research Agency, Maxwell AFB, Alabama for digitizing and making these historical files available

All files are in Adobe Acrobat (pdf) format
History August 1942 to September 1943 (50.1MB)

History October 1943 (4.8MB)
War Diary October 1943 (1.0MB)

History November 1943 (8.7MB)
War Diary November 1943 (1.0MB)

War Diary December 1943 (0.6MB)

History January 1944 (12.6MB)

History February 1944 (14.5MB)
War Diary February 1944 (2.2MB)

History March 1944 (10.8MB)
War Diary March 1944 (2.1MB)

History April 1944 (11.1MB)


War Diary April 1944 (2.5MB)



History May 1944 (13.4MB)



War Diary May 1944 (2.2MB)



History June 1944 (11.1MB)



War Diary June 1944 (3.5MB)



History July 1944 (9.4MB)



War Diary July 1944 (0.7MB)



History August 1944 (16.5MB)



History September 1944 (10.4MB)



War Diary September 1944 (0.8MB)



History October 1944 (6.2MB)



War Diary October 1944 (0.7MB)



History November 1944 (7.5MB)

War Diary November 1944 (1.8MB)

History December 1944 (7.4MB)
War Diary December 1944 (1.0MB)

History January 1945 (9.4MB)
War Diary January 1945 (1.0MB)

History February 1945 (12.5MB)
War Diary February 1945 (0.8MB)

History March 1945 (2.5MB)

History April 1945 (21.3MB)

History May 1945 (1.2MB)

History June 1945 (1.2MB)

History July to September 1945 (2.0MB)

History November 1947 to December 1948 (1.6MB)


Combat Missions of the 340th Bomb Group (38.1MB)Searchable

Target Photographs
Target Photos along with Mission Reports, Crew Lists, War Diary Entries and other supporting documents


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