Army Air Forces in Europe

world war II

Ninth Air Force

The 9th Air Force was activated on September 1, 1941. The 9th AF participated in Egypt and Libya, the campaign in Tunisia, and the invasions of Sicily and Italy. The 9th transferred to England in October, 1943 and participated in the Normandy invasion and remained in the European continent until the VE-Day.

Presented by the Military History Group and created by Mark Aragon.

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9th Air Force

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Aces of the 9th AAF
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9th AF Operations
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