Imphal, The Hump and Beyond
U.S.A.A.F. Combat Cargo Groups of the Second World War
4th Combat Cargo Group, 13th Combat Cargo Squadron
A Short History from the "Air Force Units of World War II"
by USAF Historical Division, Air University, Department of the The Air Force 1959
Edited by Maurer Maurer
|LINEAGE. Constituted 13th Combat Cargo Squadron on 9
June 1944. Activated on 13 June 1944. Inactivated on 29 December 1945. Disbanded on 8
ASSIGNMENTS. 4th Combat Cargo Group 13 June 1944-29 Dec 1945.
STATIONS. Syracuse AAB, NY, 13 June 1944; Bowman Field, Ky, 16 August-6 November 1944; Sylhet, India, 28 November 1944·; Agartala, India, 2 January 1945; Chittagong, India, 31 January 1945; Namponmao, Burma, to June 1945; Ondal, India, November-29 December 1945·
AIRCRAFT. C-47, 1944; C-46 1944 - 1945.·
OPERATIONS. Aerial transportation from India to Burma, 4 December 1944-June 1945, and subsequently from Burma to China.
SERVICE STREAMERS. None.
CAMPAIGNS. India-Burma, CentralBurma; China Offensive.
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