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V Bomber Command

The V Bomber Command is an inactive United States Army Air Forces unit. [1]

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American-British-Dutch-Australian Command

The American-British-Dutch-Australian (ABDA) Command, or ABDACOM, was a short-lived, supreme command for all Allied forces in South East Asia, in early 1942, during the Pacific War in World War II.

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Bayug Airfield

Bayug Airfield is a World War II airfield located in the east of Burauen, Leyte, Philippines, and to the west of San Pablo Airfield, to the north of the Marabong River in the province of Leyte, Philippines.

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Clark Air Base

For other air fields, see Clark Field (disambiguation) Clark Air Base is a former United States Air Force base on Luzon Island in the Philippines, located 3 miles west of Angeles, about 40 miles northwest of Metro Manila.

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Cold War

The Cold War was a state of political and military tension after World War II between powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others) and powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its allies in the Warsaw Pact).

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Dutch East Indies

The Dutch East Indies (or Netherlands East Indies; Nederlands-Indië; Hindia Belanda) was a Dutch colony that became modern Indonesia following World War II.

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Empire of Japan

The was the historical Japanese nation-state that existed from the Meiji Restoration on January 3, 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.

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Fifth Air Force

The Fifth Air Force (5 AF) is a numbered air force of the United States Air Force Pacific Air Forces (PACAF).

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Howard Knox Ramey

Howard Knox Ramey (28 June 1896 – 26 March 1943) was a United States Army Air Forces general during World War II.

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Iruma Air Base

is a Japan Air Self-Defense Force base located in the city of Sayama, Saitama Prefecture, north of western Tokyo, Japan.

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Jacksons International Airport

Jacksons International Airport, also known as Port Moresby Airport, is located 5 miles (8 kilometres) outside Port Moresby, in Papua New Guinea.

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Java

Java (Indonesian: Jawa; Javanese: ꦗꦮ) is an island of Indonesia.

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Kenneth Walker

Brigadier General Kenneth Newton Walker (17 July 1898 – 5 January 1943) was a United States Army aviator and a United States Army Air Forces general who exerted a significant influence on the development of airpower doctrine.

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Lae Nadzab Airport

Lae Nadzab Airport is a regional airport located at Nadzab outside of Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea along the Highlands Highway.

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Leyte

Leyte is an island in the Visayas group of the Philippines.

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Luzon

Luzon is the largest and most populous island in the Philippines.

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Medal of Honor

The Medal of Honor is the United States of America's highest military honor, awarded for personal acts of valor above and beyond the call of duty.

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Mindoro

Mindoro is the seventh-largest island in the Philippines.

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Motobu Airfield

Motobu Airfield is a World War II airfield on the Motobu Peninsula of Okinawa, near the East China Sea coast.

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Murayama, Yamagata

is a city located in Yamagata Prefecture, Japan.

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New Guinea

New Guinea (Papua or, historically, Irian) is a large Island in the South West Pacific region.

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Okinawa Prefecture

is the southernmost prefecture of Japan.

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Owi Airfield

Owi Airfield is a former World War II airfield located on Pulau Owi island in the Schouten Islands, Indonesia.

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Philippines

The Philippines (Pilipinas), officially known as the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a sovereign island country in Southeast Asia situated in the western Pacific Ocean.

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Philippines Campaign (1941–42)

The Philippines Campaign (Filipino:Labanan sa Pilipinas) or the Battle of the Philippines was the invasion of the Philippines by Japan in 1941–1942 and the defense of the islands by Filipino and United States forces.

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Port Moresby

(Tok Pisin: Pot Mosbi), also referred to as Moresby and Pom Town, is the capital and largest city of Papua New Guinea (PNG).

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RAAF Base Darwin

RAAF Base Darwin is a Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) base located in the city of Darwin, Northern Territory.

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RAAF Base Townsville

RAAF Base Townsville (formerly RAAF Base Garbutt) is a Royal Australian Air Force base which houses a squadron of light transport aircraft, and is used for training purposes by combat aircraft.

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Rabaul

Rabaul is a township in East New Britain province, on the island of New Britain, in the country of Papua New Guinea.

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San Jose Airport (Mindoro)

For the airport in the United States, see San José International Airport San Jose Airport (Filipino: Paliparan ng San Jose), formerly known as McGuire Field, is an airport serving the general area of San Jose, Occidental Mindoro in the Philippines.

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Schouten Islands

The Schouten Islands (Kepulauan Biak, also Biak Islands or Geelvink Islands) are an island group of Papua province, eastern Indonesia in the Cenderawasih Bay (or Geelvink Bay) 50 km off the north-western coast of the island of New Guinea.

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United States Army Air Forces

The United States Army Air Forces (USAAF or AAF) were the military aviation service of the United States of America during and immediately after World War II, successor to the United States Army Air Corps and the direct predecessor of the United States Air Force.

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United States Army Air Forces in Australia

During World War II, the United States Army Air Forces established a series of airfields in Australia for the collective defense of the country, as well as for conducting offensive operations against the Imperial Japanese Army and Navy.

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World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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19th Operations Group

The 19th Operations Group (19 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 19th Airlift Wing, stationed at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas.

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22d Operations Group

The 22d Operations Group (22 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 22d Air Refueling Wing.

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27th Special Operations Group

The 27th Special Operations Group (27 SOG) is the flying component of the 27th Special Operations Wing, assigned to the Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC).

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312th Aeronautical Systems Group

The 312th Aeronautical Systems Group (312 ASG) is a component of the United States Air Force 312th Aeronautical Systems Wing.

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345th Bombardment Wing

The 345th Bombardment Group is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

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35th Operations Group

The 35th Operations Group (35 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 35th Fighter Wing.

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380th Expeditionary Operations Group

The 380th Expeditionary Operations Group (380 EOG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 380th Air Expeditionary Wing.

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38th Bombardment Group

The 38th Bombardment Group is an inactive unit of the United States Air Force.

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3d Operations Group

The 3d Operations Group (3 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 3d Wing.

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417th Bombardment Group

The 417th Bombardment Group is an inactive United States Army Air Forces unit.

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43d Airlift Group

The 43d Airlift Group is active duty airlift unit at Pope Field, North Carolina (formerly Pope AFB), and is part of Air Mobility Command (AMC) USAF Expeditionary Center.

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49th Operations Group

The 49th Operations Group (49 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 49th Wing.

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6th Air Intelligence Squadron

The 6th Air Intelligence is an inactive unit of the United States Air Force.

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71st Operations Group

The 71st Operations Group (71 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 71st Flying Training Wing.

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7th Operations Group

The 7th Operations Group is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 7th Bomb Wing, stationed at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas.

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8th Operations Group

The 8th Operations Group (8 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 8th Fighter Wing.

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90th Operations Group

The 90th Operations Group (90 OG) is the operational component of the 90th Missile Wing of the United States Air Force.

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5th Bomber Command, Fifth Bomb Command, Fifth Bomber Command.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V_Bomber_Command

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