The 336th Bombardment Group, USAAF, was a training unit that was based in the US from 1942-44.
The group was activated on 15 July 1942 and became a B-26 training unit within the Third Air Force. It was a replacement training unit, preparing crews to join existing combat units. The group was active for just under two years and was disbanded on 1 May 1944.
1942-44: Martin B-26 Marauder
|9 July 1942||Constituted as 336th Bombardment Group (Medium)|
|15 July 1942||Activated and assigned to Third Air Force|
|1 May 1944||Disbanded|
Lt. Col Joshua T Winstead:
8 Aug 1942
Col Guy L McNeil: 3 Sep 1942
Lt Col Joshua T Winstead: 7 Oct 1942
Lt Col Hugh B Manson: 10 Dec 1943-1 May 1944.
MacDill Field, Fla: 15 Jul
Ft Myers, Fla: 10 Aug 1942
Avon Park, Fla: 13 Dec 1942
MacDill Field, Fla: 13 Oct 1943
Lake Charles AAFld, La: 6 Nov 1943-1 May 1944
478th Bombardment Squadron: 1942-1944
479th Bombardment Squadron: 1942-1944
480th Bombardment Squadron: 1942-1944
481st Bombardment Squadron: 1942-1944.
1942-44: Third Air Force