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357th Fighter Group

James Roeder

357th Fighter Group

by James Roeder

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Published by Squadron/Signal Publications in Carrollton, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army Air Forces. Fighter Group, 357th -- History.,
    • United States. Army Air Forces. Fighter Group, 357th -- Biography.,
    • United States. Army Air Forces. -- History.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.,
    • Fighter planes -- United States -- History.,
    • Airplanes, Military -- United States.,
    • Air pilots, Military -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesThree hundred fifty-seventh Fighter Group
      Statementby James Roeder ; color by Don Greer ; illustrated by Ernesto Cumpian.
      ContributionsGreer, Don., Cumpian, Ernesto.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD790 .A13 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3964435M
      ISBN 100897473809
      LC Control Number2001269171
      OCLC/WorldCa45761490

      Get this from a library! The Yoxford Boys: the th Fighter Group on escort over Europe and Russia. [Merle Olmsted]. Welcome to the official web-site of the 57th Fighter Group, the most comprehensive source of information about the 57th Fighter Group available online.

      In January the th Fighter Group of the USAAF arrived at Leiston Airfield. The group consisted of men and Aircraft organised into 3 squadrons. They were derided as “The Yoxford Boys” by Nazi broadcaster Lord Haw Haw – but they liked the name and kept it. Title: th Fighter Group: Authors: Roeder: Publisher: Squadron/Signal: Year: Types Covered: PB, PC, PD: Cockpit Details: Wheel Well Details: Other.

      It was also the first group in the Eighth Air Force to be equipped with the P Thanks to this fighter and the talented pilots assigned to the group (men such as Bud Anderson, Kit Carson, John England and Chuck Yeager) the th achieved a faster rate of aerial victories than any other Eighth Air Force group during the final year of the war. One of the first Thunderbolt groups to see action in the European Theatre of Operations (ETO) with the US Army Air Forces, the 56th Fighter Group (FG) was also the only fighter unit within the Eighth Air Force to remain equipped with the mighty P until war&#;s end. Led by the inspirational ‘Hub&#; Zemke, this group was responsible for devising many of the bomber escort tactics.


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Highly recommended to all." As with all decals sheets, it pays to do your own research sometimes.Written by Merle Olmsted with Col. Bud Anderson, USAF (Ret.) Forward by th Fighter Group book covers the forming of the group, the training days, combat in Europe, Post WWII Legacy and the present-day Warbirds who draw their inspiration from the th!Through the use of black and white and 32 color, many rare, unpublished photos and 42 color profiles by Thomas A.

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