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American eaglesSection 2: P-38 Lightning units of the Eighth and Ninth Air Forces

By: Freeman, Roger A

1903223172 / 9781903223178
Paperback
08/10/2001
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United Kingdom
31 cm 96p. : ill. (some col.)
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In the second book in this illustrated series, Roger Freeman examines the distinctive, twin-boom P-38 Lightning's service in the European Theatre of Operations with the US Eighth and Ninth Air Forces, including photographic variants, bomber escort operations and 'Droop Snoot' high-speed bombing missions.

The author also presents an overview of P-38 camouflage and markings and details the careers of a number of Lightning 'Aces'.

BIC:

1KBB USA, 3JJH c 1939 to c 1945 (including WW2), HBJD European history, HBWQ Second World War, JWG Air forces & warfare, WNCB Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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