Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The 847th Bombardment Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with the 489th Bombardment Group, based at Great Bend Army Air Field, Kansas. It was inactivated on 28 March 1945. Constituted 32d Reconnaissance Squadron (Heavy) on 28 January 1942. Redesignated: 421st Bombardment Squadron (Heavy) on 22 April 1942. Activated on 15 July 1942. Redesignated: 20th Antisubmarine Squadron (Heavy) On 8 February 1943. Redesignated:847th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy) on 5 October 1943. Redesignated: 847th Bombardment Squadron (Very Heavy) on 1 March 1945 Inactivated on 28 March 1945.