By John Stanaway

ISBN-10: 1846030439

ISBN-13: 9781846030437

Shaped with the simplest on hand fighter pilots within the Southwest Pacific, the 475th Fighter crew used to be the puppy venture of 5th Air strength leader, common George C Kenney. From the time the crowd entered strive against in August 1943 until eventually the top of the battle it used to be the quickest scoring team within the Pacific and remained one of many crack fighter devices within the whole US military Air Forces with a last overall of a few 550 credited aerial victories. among its pilots have been the major American aces of all time, Dick Bong and Tom McGuire, with high-scoring pilots Danny Roberts and John Loisel additionally serving with the 475th. one of the campaigns and battles precise during this quantity are such recognized names as Dobodura, the Huon Gulf, Oro Bay, Rabaul, Hollandia, the Philippines and Luzon.

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