American Volunteer Group Colours and Markings (Osprey Aircraft of the Aces No 41)

The yank Volunteer team, or 'Flying Tigers', have remained the main well-known outfit to determine motion in global battle II. Manned via volunteers flying American plane obtained from the British, the AVG fought bravely within the face of overwhelming odds in China and Burma ahead of the united states access into global battle II. Pilots corresponding to 'Pappy' Boyington, R T Smith and John Petach grew to become family names because of their exploits opposed to the japanese military Air strength. The AVG legend used to be created flying the Curtis P-40 Tomahawk and Kittyhawk. This quantity dispels the myths surrounding the colors and markings worn by way of those well-known opponents.

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