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"FM" coded RA-29 Hudson and RB-34 Lexington based at Buckingham Field, FL


USAAF Photo courtesy of the Alan Hammons Collection



Army Air Field

Fuselage Letter Code

Aircraft

Code Letter Source

Buckingham Field, FL

FM

AT-6, RA-29, P-63, UC-78, RB-34

Fort Myers

Eglin Field, FL

E

AT-6, A-33

Eglin

Harlingen, TX

IH

AT-6, B-34

Instructor Harlingen

Kingman, AZ

G

B-17, B-26, AT-6, AT-11, P-39

KinGman

Laredo, TX

IL

RP-63

Instructor Laredo

Las Vegas, NV

Z

A-33, AT-6, AT-18,RB-34, B-10

unknown

Tyndall Field, FL

TY

A-33, AT-6, B-34

TYndall

Yuma, AZ

 B-25, YB-40

YUma

    
(NLA):  No Letter  Assigned

      Notes
  • Buckingham AAF code of "FM" is not to be confused with nearby Fort Myers AAF which used code of "A".
  • Eglin Field was a specialized bombing and gunnery school for SE advanced training students.
 

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"Z" coded A-33 based at Las Vegas AAF, NV


Photo by W.T. Larkins

"Z" coded AT-18 based at Las Vegas AAF, NV


Photo by W.T. Larkins 

"FM" coded AT-6's based at Buckingham Field, FL


USAAF photo from Allan Hammonds Collection

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"G" coded B-17 & B-26 based at Kingman AAF, AZ


Official USAAF Photo

"IL" coded RP-63 depicting a Laredo AAF, TX based aircraft


Photo by J.D. Voss @ NMUSAF, OH

"Z" coded AT-6's based at Las Vegas Army Air Field, NV
 
USAAF Photo 

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"E" coded A-33 based at Eglin Field, FL


USAAF Photo from the Collection of Ken Crist

"E" coded AT-6 Based at Eglin Field, FL


USAAF photo from the Collection of Ken Crist

"U" coded YB-40 based at Yuma AAF, AZ

 

USAAF Photo from the Collection of Ken Crist 

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"FM" coded P-63 based at Buckingham Field, FL
 
USAAF Photo 
 
 
 
 

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