XIth

Bomber Command



Lineage

  4 Mar 1943 - Constituted XI Bomber Command
19 Mar 1943 - Activated
31 Mar 1944 - Disbanded

Groups

1943 - 1944 - 28th Composite Group

Stations

19 Mar 1943 - Adak, AK
24 Jun 1943 - Amchitka, AK
21 Feb 1941 - Elmendorf Field, AK
  4 Sep 1943 - Adak, AK
3-31 Mar 1944 - Shemya, AK

Commanders

19 Mar 1943 - Brig Gen Earl H. DeFord
2 Dec 1943 - 31 Mar 1944 - Col Robert H. Herman
 

Campaigns
Air Offensive, Japan; Aleutian Islands

Decorations
None

Emblem
None



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