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This website has information on over 6400 men who served with the 459th and we have a number of artifacts of the 459th and welcome others.
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Somewhere in Italy Book
Read the about the experiences of Reid Waltman, Navigator.
Military Cinema Presents
Combat film of the 459th BG in WWII on DVD.
Archival Combat Film Footage DVD of the 304th Bomb Wing includes the 459th BG.