WWII USAAF 16th Bomb Group Unit History with Separate Roster

WWII USAAF 16th Bomb Group Unit History with Separate Roster

Code: afb20016bg


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ARTIFACT: This is a World War II unit history of the United States Army Air Forces 16th Bombardment Group published by the Group Intelligence Section. Part of the 315th Bomb Wing, the 16th Bombardment Group served at Guam. It was comprised of Headquarters, 16th Bomb Group, along with the 15th, 16th and 17th Bomb Squadrons, each of which has a section in this volume. There are several great black-and-white photographs, including some before-and-after shots of bombing targets, as well as cartoon illustrations throughout. The unit history comes with a separate 16th Group personnel home address roster.

VINTAGE: Published World War II.

SIZE: History: 56 pages, approximately 10-1/2"e; in height and 8-1/8" in width; roster: 37 pages, just a little narrower than and about same height as history.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Oaktag cover, paper.

ATTACHMENT: Stapled binding.

MARKINGS: Reproduced by 947th Engr Avn Topo Co.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces unit history collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. VACX06 LCGEX9/13

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The history has some heavy wear to the cover in the spine area but is still solidly intact, and has some yellowing but no rips, stains or writing inside; roster has some light staining to the cover but no rips, stains or writing inside.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.