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By Steve Luce

ISBN-10: 0972106081

ISBN-13: 9780972106085

;86th Fighter team in WWII КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Издательство: Eagle EditionsАвтор: Steve W. LuceЯзык: EnglishГод издания: 2007Количество страниц: 144ISBN: 0-9721060-8-1Формат: pdf OCRРазмер: 61,9 mbHere is the whole tale of the educational and operations of the 86th Fighter Bomber staff, 3rd Air strength and later with the 12th Air strength. the boys in addition to the machines they flew are conscientiously offered in a entire, absolutely photographically documented layout. integrated are a number of, never-before-told own bills of strive against and existence within the 86th, woven in with the old textual content researched and written by way of Steve Luce, a son of 1 of the group’s pilots Lt. Warren Luce. Profiles of decide on colourful plane, their A-36s and P-47 Thunderbolts, are vividly illustrated through Terry Higgins. education used to be in Meridian, Mississippi in 1942 with A-36s. They have been first deployed in 1943 to North Africa and later to Italy and Corsica flying the P-47 within the MTO. Early 1945 chanced on the energetic and powerful 86th in France and Germany until eventually war’s finish. The unit’s whole identified victory checklist is released herein. discover their whole tale via this photo-rich ancient presentation of 1 of WWII’s profitable Fighter Bomber teams. RAPIDили IFOLDER zero

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The sqlladron's emblem was a diving eagle visible on the cowl of the plane behind "Lois". 1 IT 111'711 t;tJllSlt;ll .. lI1VII 11'11L IT 11thlllV sent up channel to XXII TAC: Improvement in sanitation and mosquito-control lIIeasures throughout the group resulted in lower dyselltery and malaria rates. Many other innovations of varying lIIagnitude rnight be rnentioned. In passing, tile work of the rnedical experimentallaboratories in the United States should be praised. TIley have given us new wide-angle, rubber-cushioned goggles wi th colored lenses; new oxygen lIIasks; the "G" suit; radiull1 therapy for ENT difficulties, and many other safety factors from whicll tile group has benefited.

The sqlladron's emblem was a diving eagle visible on the cowl of the plane behind "Lois". 1 IT 111'711 t;tJllSlt;ll .. lI1VII 11'11L IT 11thlllV sent up channel to XXII TAC: Improvement in sanitation and mosquito-control lIIeasures throughout the group resulted in lower dyselltery and malaria rates. Many other innovations of varying lIIagnitude rnight be rnentioned. In passing, tile work of the rnedical experimentallaboratories in the United States should be praised. TIley have given us new wide-angle, rubber-cushioned goggles wi th colored lenses; new oxygen lIIasks; the "G" suit; radiull1 therapy for ENT difficulties, and many other safety factors from whicll tile group has benefited.

This happened to be at Marignane Field 1'Ilis 527th razorback survived flak damage that ",igllt well have knocked down a less well-constmcted aircraft. "Red's Rae" was a very rare 86th T-bolt flown with a Malcolm Hood. She was serialed 374961 and belonged to the 525th. The entire cowl is believed to be red. 74 "Red's Rae" was bellied in with the prop still turning. All four blades are bent to the rear. Unfortunately, even on the original photograph, under an x 8-power glass, the personal insignia is indistinct.

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