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by S. W. Ferguson
& William K. Pascalis
Schiffer  1995
Soft cover
360 pages
ISBN: 0887407501

Language: English

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The 49th Fighter Group in World War II

This book covers the World War II history of the U.S. Army Air Force (USAAF), 49th Fighter Group (49th FG), that served in the South-West Pacific Area (SWPA). The 49th FG was the first American fighter unit that participated in the defense of Darwin of Australia. Afterwards, air combat in New Guinea, the Philippines and was the first unit to occupy Japan.

Review by Justin Taylan  

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March 28, 2024

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