Its equipment, military force, and operations as a strategic bomber and nightfighter
as well as transport details all its uses in battle, making for a powerful account recommended for any military collection strong in World War II or equipment history.
While the first nightfighter
squadron to deploy, VMF(N)-531 did in fact fly the PV-1, it was soon recognized that this platform was wholly inadequate and something more was needed.
Sgt Callan is the last soldier to be traced from the ill-fated Lancaster bomber, which was shot down by a German nightfighter
in the early hours of August 30.
The first one scored a few hits on us and then a second Nightfighter
Yesterday it was announced a Welsh nightfighter
whose crew shot down a record number of World War Two enemy aircraft had died, aged 89.
Army had many nightfighter
squadrons, the Navy and Marine Corps certainly could point to their own successful units.
Andrew Thomas and Warren Thompson's AMERICAN NIGHTFIGHTER
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attacked their bomber, raking it with cannon fire, setting two engines on fire.
Remembrance Society chairman David King said: "The plane was shot down by a nightfighter
as they were crossing Holland ( it was a very delicate mission.
Streamlight has introduced two new lines of tactical lights: the Tactical Light Series and the NightFighter
Nick's combat record improves with not-so-distant knock-outs of Mike Carroll (out of MC's shoes) and Jaya Bonderov (smacked some teeth out of JB's jaw).
There I worked on various planes from the Lincoln bomber to the Gloucester Meteor NF11 Nightfighter