99th Bomb Group Historical Society - Thunder From The South

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Reunion Information
January 28, 2015
The 99th BGHS is currently not sponsoring Annual Reunions. However, the 99th BGHS is interested in joining and participating with any other WWII 12th or 15th Air Force Bomb Groups who may be sponsoring a Reunion.
Announcing "Friends of the 99th"
January 28, 2015
The purpose of the Friends of the 99th is to support our efforts to further develop, preserve and share the history of the 99th BG with our membership and a wider audience. Under the umbrella of the 99th Bombardment Group Historical Society (a tax-exempt not-for-profit 501 (c)(19) Veterans organization), we are pleased to announce the formation of the Friends of the 99th to enable our members and other parties to more easily make financial and material donations to the 99th BGHS. The Friends of the 99th will provide an acknowledgment of your donation, for tax purposes and as a permanent record of your contribution. Click here to learn how to make your tax-deductible donation.
VIDEO: Interview with Henry Fouts
January 4, 2015
An interesting video interview Henry S. Fouts has been added to the Links page. Chief Master Sergeant (Ret.) Henry Fouts was an aerial gunner in the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF), completing 35 combat missions over Nazi occupied Europe during World War II.
BOOK: We Came to Fight a War: The Story of a B-17 Radio Gunner and His Pilot
December 29, 2014
The story of a 99th BG 346th BS Radio Gunner with the Lt. William Flynn Crew coming together and flying combat missions in 1944 and 45, with the 15th Air Force out of Tortorella, Italy, and the tragedy of a wartime injustice. Learn more in the Books section of the Information page. Available on Amazon.com.
The 99th Bomb Group in World War II - Thunder From The South
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