79th Fighter Group [1]

Base: Capodichino (Napoli). A/C type: P40.


  1. ^ In prestito alla D.A.F. dal U.S. XII A.S.C..
  2. ^ Aggregato dal 16 ottobre 1943 al 31 marzo 1944 (Wikipedia).
    May 12, 1944 - The squadron won its second Distinguished Unit Citation on 12 May-14 May 1944, while attached to the 324th Fighter Group, attacking German positions on Monastery Hill (Monte Cassino), attacking infantry massing on the hill for a counterattack, and bombing a nearby strong point to force the surrender of the German garrison to Moroccan Goumiers.


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