Overview of the 557th Bomb Squadron Association issuances

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Overview of the 557th Bomb Squadron Association issuances

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid created derived from MARC record by Aileen Shon.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: 557th Bomb Squadron Association issuances,
Dates: 1944-2000
Collection Number: 92085
Creator: 557th Bomb Squadron Association.
Collection Size: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: aOfficial history and newsletters, relating to operations of the 557th Bomb Squadron in the European Theater during World War II. Includes a few orders and newspaper issues of the squadron.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], 557th Bomb Squadron Association issuances, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1992.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Organization of veterans of the United States Army Air Forces 557th Bomb Squadron.

Scope and Content of Collection

Official history and newsletters, relating to operations of the 557th Bomb Squadron in the European Theater during World War II. Includes a few orders and newspaper issues of the squadron.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
United States. Army Air Forces. Bomb Squadron, 557th.
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Western Front.