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357th over Europe

Merle C. Olmsted

357th over Europe

by Merle C. Olmsted

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Published by Phalanx Publishing Co. in St. Paul, MN .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Merle Olmsted.
The Physical Object
Pagination160p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21753963M
ISBN 101883809029

The Yoxford Boys The th Fighter Group on Escort over Europe and Russia Olmsted, Merle C. & John Preston Published by Aero Publishers, Inc, California, USA. Groups/Squadrons S.., No. Audience: General/trade. Formed in California in Dec of '42 and equipped with Ps. More than one year later, the Group was thrown into combat flying P Mustangs against the Luftwaffe. The history & combat operations from its formation to the end of the war in Europe. Over photos, 8 pages color profiles, 64 Price Range: $ - $

The Great Rat Race for Europe: Stories of the th Fighter Group (Sortie One) tells the true stories of the Yoxford Boys of the th Fighter Group; arguably the best Army Air Force fighter group in the European Theater during World War : Xlibris US. By the end of March the th was one of three P groups operational within the Eighth Air Force. The group's main role was to escort long range bombers during their raids over occupied Europe and Germany. The group was awarded a Distinguished Unit Citation for raids on .

July to December: The records of ships used to carry troops to their theaters of operations were destroyed intentionally in "According to our [U. S. National Archives] records, in the Department of the Army destroyed all passenger lists, manifests, logs of vessels, and troop movement files of United States Army Transports for World War II.". Among the Eighth Air Force fighter pilots who shot down German aircraft on Novem , was First Lieutenant William (“Bill”) Stanley Lyons () of the th Fighter Group’s th Fighter Squadron, who later – on February 9, – shot down another German fighter for his second aerial victory, ultimately completing


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