American missions against Nanchang and Nanchang Airfield
July 1, 1942 - August 2, 1945
July 3, 1942
(10th AF) Aircraft bomb and strafe Nanchang Airfield, the probable base
of the preceding night's raiders on Hengyang; several parked aircraft are destroyed.
August 11, 1942
(10th AF) P-40s hit Yoyang Airfield and Nanchang Airfield from which the
enemy has been attacking Hengyang
September 2, 1942
(10th AF) P-40s hit the runways at Nanchang Airfield.
June 13, 1943
(10th AF) 11 B-25's supported by 14 P-40's, bomb hangars and the depot
area at Nanchang Airfield.
June 14, 1943
(10th AF) Eight P-40's intercept about 8 bombers and 20
fighters 25 mi (40 km) SW of Nanchang. The P-40's claim 7 fighters shot
June 17, 1943
(10th AF) P-40's strafe a train N of Nanchang.
December 11, 1943
(10th AF) Nine P-40's intercept about 30 Japanese
airplanes over Nanchang shortly after the enemy force bombs Suichwan; the P-40's
claim 10 aircraft shot down.
January 22, 1944
(10th AF) 11 P-40's and 5 P-51's strafe the newly
opened Nanchang Airfield, killing about 20 troops and destroying an airplane
and a truck
February 29, 1944
(10th AF) Fighters hit barracks
NW of Nanchang. 4 P-40s hit a
barracks west of Nanchang.
March 1, 1944
(10th AF) 14 B-25s and 16 P-40s pound a military zone in
the NE part of Nanchang.
March 2, 1944
(10th AF) 10 P-38s damage 2 bridges and strafe 2 barracks areas N of Nanchang
March 10, 1944
(10th AF) P-40s and P-51s hit Nanchang Airfield and barracks
March 19, 1944
(10th AF) 2 B-25s, 9 P-38s and 3 P-51s bomb Nanchang
March 27, 1944
(10th AF) P-40s,
P-38s, and P-51s pound Nanchang Airfield.
March 29, 1944
(10th AF) 12 P-40s and 3 P-51s attack the railroad
station area at Nanchang, causing much damage to buildings and yards; the fighter-bombers
also strafe Nanchang Airfield and attack a nearby bridge.
April 6, 1944
(10th AF) P-40s from Suichwan pound a barrack
SW of Nanchang, causing heavy damage
April 28, 1944
(10th AF) 18 P-40s, P-38s, and P-51s strafe Nanchang
May 6, 1944
(10th AF) Main buildings at Nanchang mines
May 22, 1944
(10th AF) 22 P-51s pound the town of Anking and military area NE of Nanchang
May 27, 1944
(10th AF) 24 rocket-firing P-40s hit the barracks
area W of Sinyang, military installations and trucks at Nanchang.
May 29, 1944
(10th AF) P-40s and P-38s bomb and
strafe the general area at Nanchang
May 30, 1944
(10th AF) 16 P-38s and P-51s dive-bomb installations
at the W end of the Nanchang bridge, causing much damage
May 31, 1944
(10th AF) 10 P-38s bomb the
bridge and warehouse area at Nanchang
August 3, 1944
(10th AF) P-40s, P-51s, and P-38s on armed reconnaissance hit Nanchang
August 13, 1944
(10th AF) P-40s, P-51s, and P-38s
April 7, 1945
(10th AF) 14 B-25s hit
July 11, 1945
and P-40s hit Nanchang.
July 12, 1945
(10th AF) P-51s and P-38s hit Nanchang.
August 10, 1945
(10th AF) B-25s and P-51s hit AA positions at Nanchang