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Sweeney Squadron

Donald J. Plantz

Sweeney Squadron

a novel.

by Donald J. Plantz

  • 157 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ4.P715 Sw
    The Physical Object
    Pagination280 p.
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5822922M
    LC Control Number61009542
    OCLC/WorldCa1491107


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History World War I. Squadron Royal Flying Corps was authorized to form on 20 August but there is no evidence that it did so, and it was formally disbanded on 14 January Formation in World War II. The squadron formed on 16 February at Kipevu, Kenya and flew anti-submarine patrols over the Indian Ocean equipped with Catalinas.

Branch: Royal Air Force. Charles W. Sweeney (Decem – J ) was an officer in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II and the pilot who flew Bockscar carrying the Fat Man atomic bomb to the Japanese city of Nagasaki on August 9, Separating from active duty at the end of World War II, he later became an officer in the Massachusetts Air National Guard as the Army Air Forces Born: DecemLowell, Massachusetts.

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Charles W. Sweeney ( - ) Charles W. Sweeney was born in He graduated from North Quincy High School and entered the United States Air Force on Apas an Army Air Corps Aviation Cadet. At the time of the drop on Nagasaki, Sweeney was on assignement as Commanding Officer of the rd Bombardment Squadron.4/5(1).

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Bombing Mission Summaries of the nd Bomb Group Mission Summary Introduction. This section of the nd's history provides details on each of the combat missions and 6 diversions flown by Group personnel. Starting 1 Januarythe nd began compiling and submitting monthly Squadron and Group histories in compliance with USAAF.

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In American mercenary Colonel Charles Sweeney had begun raising an American squadron to fight in Europe, much as the Lafayette Escadrille had during the First World War. Initially he wanted them to fight in Finland against the Soviets, but his attention soon moved to France.