Twelfth Air Force. United States Army Air Force (USAAF) B-26
Marauder medium bombers bomb Rome, Tiburtina marshalling yard
and unsuccessfully attack Orvieto railrOad bridge, while B-25
Mitchell medium bombers hit Littoria marshalling yard. P-40
fighters and A-36 Apache dive bomber strike at enemy positions
on coast at San Felice Circeo, gun positions East of Littoria,
guns and tanks at Cisterna di Roma, railroad at Montalto di
Castro, train at Monte Libretti station, and railway buildings
at Zagarolo. Fighters patrol Anzio area without incident.
Tenth Air Force. 23 United States Army Air Force (USAAF) B-24
Liberator heavy bombers pound town areas of Mogaung and Kamaing
during the afternoon, following an earlier B-25 Mitchell medium
bombers raid on Kamaing. 40 P-40 fighters, P-51 Mustang fighter-bombers,
and P-38 Lightning fighters hit gun positions South of Walawbum,
troops and storage areas West of Mogaung at Pahok, trains
near Myitnge and Anisakan, airfield at Anisakan, and town
area of Laban.
Fourteenth Air Force. 6 United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
B-24 Liberator heavy bombers bomb Kowloon Docks. B-25 Mitchell
medium bombers from Suichwan sink a motor launch and damage
2 cargo vessels and a barge in Anking area. Escorting P-38
Lightning fighters shoot down several interceptors. P-40 fighters
and P-51 Mustang fighter-bombers on armed reconnaissance bomb
or strafe barracks and shipping at Foochow, airfield and barracks
at Nanchang, factory, barracks, and bridge near Sienning,
freighters at Hongay and Campha Port, barracks at Ha Coi,
and area East of Lang Son.
Fifth Air Force. 11 United States Army Air Force (USAAF) B-25
Mitchell medium bombers bomb Lorengau and several targets
on Manus. B-24 Liberator heavy bombers and P-39 fighters,
operating singly or in pairs, attack numerous scattered targets
throughout Southwest Pacific Area (SWPA) during armed reconnaissance
Thirteenth Air Force. United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
P-40 fighters and P-39 fighters attack Wunapope supply area.
19 B-24 Liberator heavy bombers pound Rabaul area, starting
several large fires. 40 B-25 Mitchell medium bombers hit Japanese
positions in the hills near Empress Augusta Bay. P-39 fighters
attack targets at Kepiai Plantation.
Seventh Air Force. United States Army Air Force (USAAF) A-24
Banshee dive bomber and P-40 fighters from Makin and B-26
Marauder medium bombers from Tarawa attack airfields, antiaircraft
positions, and radio installations at Mille and Wotje. B-25
Mitchell medium bombers, operating out of Engebi on Eniwetok
Atoll secured by invading forces on 22
in the Marshalls for the first time, bomb
Launched 10 March 1944
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