The Liberator Debuts with the Mighty Eighth Air Force – 9 October 1942

The Liberator Debuts with the Mighty Eighth Air Force – 9 October 1942

The 93rd Bombardment Group (93rd BG) had the distinction of taking the Consolidated B-24 Liberator into combat with the Eighth Air Force on 9 October 1942, during a mission by 108 American heavy bombers against industrial targets in the French city of Lille. However,...