Piacenza, Italy A-D 05/25/1944

Mission # 43

Mission No. 43, 5-25-44, was directed at the Placenza Airdrome A-D in the Po River Valley of North Italy to destroy German aircraft on the ground with a large concentration of fragmentation ( frag ) bombs on runways, hangers and repair facilities. - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum Mission No. 43, 5-25-44, was directed at the Placenza Airdrome A-D in the Po River Valley of North Italy to destroy German aircraft on the ground with a large concentration of fragmentation ( frag ) bombs on runways, hangers and repair facilities.


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