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    1. Forum Tech Help

      Technical support area. Post here if you need help using forum features,.
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      Latest: Old Forum Contents & User Accounts Scott Burris, Feb 9, 2016 at 8:05 AM
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    1. Reunion Annoucements

      Post Group & Squadron reunion announcements. This is an announcements only section. Please discuss reunion issues in your relevant group forum.
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    2. All Hands Club & Canteen Discussion Area

      General conversation area. If you can't figure where else to post it - post it here. Our moderators will make sure it gets to the right section.
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    3. Research Help Guide

      What to look for and where to find it.
  1. AAF Unit Types

    General categories by aircraft type or command mission.
    1. Heavy & Very Heavy Bombers

      B-17, B-24, B-29, and B-32 group/personnel related questions.
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    2. Light & Medium Bombers

      Light and Medium Bomb groups/personnel questions & discussion.
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    3. Fighters

      The "Little Friends" as the bomber boys called them.
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      Latest: 1st. Lt. John T. Boone dko, Feb 10, 2016 at 3:13 PM
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    4. Combat Cargo, Troop Trans., Ferry, & Gliders

      Questions and discussion on these under-appreciated units.
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      Latest: CBI Airwar, Feb 4, 2016 at 3:46 PM
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    5. Reconnaissance, Rescue, & Antisubmarine

      Questions and Discussion on this very difficult research area.
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      Latest: Unit Emblem search skybear45, Feb 10, 2016 at 3:04 PM
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    6. Ground Commands, Stations, & Bases

      Air Service, Sub-Depots, Station Complements, Medical, Ordnance, Training, and more.
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      Latest: Foggia Airfield Complex Depot Capability Decessus, Feb 9, 2016 at 2:56 PM
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  2. AAF Other

    AAF subjects that don't fit in other categories.
    1. Prisoners of War, MIA, & Internees

      USAAF of WWII, POW, MIA, or Internee questions.
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    2. AAF Technology

      In-depth discussions on the technology of the Army Air Forces of WWII.
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      Latest: B-17G # 42-31435 acresearcher, Jan 27, 2016
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    3. Uniforms, Medals, and More

      A-2 Jackets, Uniform items, Insignia, Patches, Ribbons, Medals, etc.
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      Latest: Insignia Aviation Cadet DeborahS, Feb 1, 2016
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    4. Book Corner

      Write - publish - find, WWII AAF book talk here.
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      Latest: New book on early history of the 43rd Bomb Group IHRA, Feb 9, 2016 at 1:07 PM
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    5. Memorabilia Inquiries

      Inquiries related to memorabilia; uniform items and the like.
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    6. The Modeling Bench

      A place for modelers to ask questions and post their beauty shots.
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      Latest: EAA MODEL PLANS Lucky Partners, Nov 5, 2015
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  3. Numbered USAAF Groups

    Numbered USAAF Groups that deployed outside of the Continental United States during World War II.
    1. 100 to 199

      Groups numbered 100 to 199.
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      Latest: B-17F " Blivit " Airwar, Oct 29, 2015
    2. 800+

      Groups numbered 800 and over.