Ninth Air Force. United States Army Air Force (USAAF) 9th
Bomber Division hits defended villages of Birgel and Merken,
rail bridge at Sinzig, and Billiger Forest ammunition dump.
Fighters fly escort, night intruder missions, and armed reconnaissance
in Kall Trier area, and support United States 1st, 8th, and
104th Infantry Divisions as they take Langerwehe, Jungersdorf,
Hurtgen, and bridge at Inden.
Twelfth Air Force. United States Army Air Force (USAAF) B-25
Mitchell medium bombers hit railroad bridges at Magenta, Torre
Beretti, and Casale Monferrato, and an abandoned ship at La
Spezia harbour. Fighters and fighter-bombers support ground
forces in battle area in Apennines South of Bologna, hit command
targets North of battle zone, and cut railroad lines in more
than 40 places in Brenner Pass and North Central Po areas.
Fifteenth Air Force. Bad weather limits operations to reconnaissance
Tenth Air Force. 39 United States Army Air Force (USAAF) P-47
Thunderbolt fighters support ground forces in Pinwe and Bhamo
areas. Supply and personnel concentrations and targets at
Nwegyo, Kutkai, Meza area, Mankang, Manai, Nawnglok, Nawnglong,
Loimawk, Man Myeng, Mong Wi and Kungmong are attacked by about
80 fighter-bombers. 16 hit targets along Maymyo Bawgyo rail
line. Transports fly 317 sorties to forward areas.
Fourteenth Air Force. 17 United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
B-24 Liberator heavy bombers, escorted by 12 P-51 Mustang
fighter-bombers, bomb Gia Lam. 6 B-25 Mitchell medium bombers
hit railroad bridge at Phu Lang Thuong. 3 blast 6 warehouses
at Hsenwi, 3 bomb Wan Lai-Kam, 1 hits Kutkai, and 4 attack
buildings in Wanling and Chefang areas. 60 P-40 fighters,
P-51 Mustang fighter-bombers, and P-38 Lightning fighters
on armed reconnaissance over wide areas of East Burma and
South China hit troops, bridges, horses, and other targets
at many locations.
Far East Air Force (FEAF). United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
B-24 Liberator heavy bombers bomb Daliao and Matina airfields.
Small attacks by heavy bombers, medium bombers, and fighter-bombers
are launched against airfields, shipping, and targets over
wide areas of Southwest Pacific Area (SWPA), including Central
Philippine Islands, Halmahera, and Timor area.
Seventh Air Force. 21 Saipan based United States Army Air
Force (USAAF) B-24 Liberator heavy bombers bomb Iwo Jima airfield.
3 others, flying armed reconnaissance mission, bomb Marcus.
November 1944, 1 B-24 Liberator heavy bombers on snooper mission
hits Iwo Jima. 3 B-24 Liberator heavy bombers from Angaur
bomb Arakabesan radio station.
Eleventh Air Force. 1 United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
B-24 Liberator heavy bombers photos and bombs Matsuwa shore
launched against England, hit near Foulness Point.
launched against England, hit Stepney.
launched against England, hit East Newlands.
launched against England, hit Burwash.
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