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4 edition of Flying into Combat With Heroes found in the catalog.

Flying into Combat With Heroes

by Stephen G. Warren

  • 117 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by PublishAmerica .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Military,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8868949M
    ISBN 101592865437
    ISBN 109781592865437
    OCLC/WorldCa67618957

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    They flew their last combat mission as a full squadron on Aug escorting a convoy north of the Philippines. Not only did the pilots get into combat, but also the ground personnel encountered Japanese troops, having some fire-fights and capturing a number of enemy troops as : Mexican Air Force.   6 American Heroes of WWI From a balloon-busting fighter ace and a Navy escape artist to one of the most Marine Corps’ most legendary sergeants, .

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