Gooney Birds and Ferry Tales: The 27th Air Transport Group in World War II

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The 27th Air Transport Group, part of the 302nd Transport Wing, supported the 8th and 9th Air Forces in World War II with ferry and transport services. Though their role was extremely vital to the success of the air and ground wars in Europe, their story has remained largely untold until now. Flying primarily C-47s the 27th ATG performed a broad assortment of duties including resupply of frontline units, medical evacuation, transportation of VIPs and many others. The 27th supported Pattons drive across Europe by hauling ...

Gooney Birds and Ferry Tales: The 27th Air Transport Group in World War II 1998, Schiffer Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780764305924

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