WWII history of the:

86th Fighter Group
*
May '44 - Mar '46

*When the Association was formed in 1980, the membership opted for the name 86th Fighter-Bomber Group Association as more descriptive of its role in the Mediterranean and European theaters of operation.
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WAR DIARY of the 86th Fighter-Bomber Group AAF Group Headquarters

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WAR DIARY of the 525th Fighter-Bomber Squadron

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WAR DIARY of the 526th Fighter-Bomber Squadron

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WAR DIARY of the 527th Fighter-Bomber Squadron

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86th Fighter-Bomber Group Stations

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  Will Rogers Field, Okla 10 Feb 1942  
  Hunter Field, Ga 20 Jun 1942  
  Key Field, Miss 7 Aug 1942 until
19 Mar 1943
 
  La Senia, Algeria 12 May 1943  
  French Morocco 3 Jun 1943  
  Tafaraoui, Algeria 11 Jun 1943  
  Korba, Tunisia 30 Jun 1943  
  Gela, Sicily 20 Jul  1943  
  Barcelona, Sicily 27 Aug 1943  
  Sele Airfield, Italy 22 Sep 1943  
  Serretella Airfield, Italy 22 Oct 1943  
  Pomigliano, Italy 19 Nov 1943  
  Marcianise, Italy 30 Apr 1944  
  Ciampino, Italy 12 Jun 1944  
  Orbetello, Italy 19 Jun 1944  
  Poretta, Corsica 12 Jul 1944  
  Grosseto, Italy 17 Sep 1944  
  Pisa, Italy 23 Oct 1944  
  Tantonville, France 20 Feb 1945  
  Braunschardt, Germany 18 Apr 1945  
  Schweinfurt, Germany Sep 1945 until
15 Feb 1946
 
  Bolling Field, DC 15 Feb until
31 Mar 1946
 
  Nordholz, Germany 20 Aug 1946  
  Lechfeld, Germany 1 Dec 1946  
  Bad Kissingen, Germany 5 Mar 1947  
  Neubiberg AB, Germany 12 Jun 1947  
  Landstuhl AB, Germany 9 Aug 1952