340 Th BG

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2B Ex-Haute-Corse

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Cervione

Coordinates : 42.32565,9.50218 .  42°19'32"N 9°30'8"E .  42°19.539 N 9°30.131 E

A small monument on the side of the road.
Going south on the N198, turn right onto the D71 for 3.6km
In memory of the 23 American pilots of the 340th Bomb Group who did not return from their missions between the 16th and 19th of March 1945, only a few days before their departure from the airfield located next to the American hospital.
March 19th, 2005
Notified by : Philippe Jegousse.   Record added 03/08/2009 16/06/2019.
Photos : Philippe Jegousse (06/2009), Martial PAIN (09/04/2019).
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Memorial 340 Th BG Cervione Ex-Haute-Corse (2B)
Philippe Jegousse 06/2009

Memorial 340 Th BG Cervione Ex-Haute-Corse (2B)
Philippe Jegousse 06/2009

Memorial 340 Th BG Cervione Ex-Haute-Corse (2B)
Martial PAIN 09/04/2019

Memorial 340 Th BG Cervione Ex-Haute-Corse (2B)
Martial PAIN 09/04/2019