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43 Squadron Royal Flying Corps, Royal Air Force
| Total Clicks: 1517 | Report Broken Link |
The History of the Fighting Cocks, 1916-66
by J Beedle
Unknown Binding: 336 pages
Publisher: Beaumont Aviation Literature (1966)
Language: English
ASIN: B0006BSJ06
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Aces of Jagdstaffel 17
| Total Clicks: 761 | Report Broken Link |
by Greg Vanwyngarden (Author) , Harry Dempsey (Illustrator)
Series: Aircraft of the Aces
Paperback: 96 pages
Publisher: Osprey Publishing (November 19, 2013)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1780967187
ISBN-13: 978-1780967189
Product Dimensions: 9.8 x 7.2 x 0.3 inches
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The Black Cat Squadron
| Total Clicks: 1898 | Report Broken Link |
Night Bombing in World War I
by Humphrey Wynn
Hardcover: 239 pages
Dimensions (in inches): 0.75 x 9.50 x 6.25
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press; (April 1990)
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The Camel Drivers
| Total Clicks: 2160 | Report Broken Link |
The 17th Aero Squadron in World War I
by Otis Lowell Reed, George Roland
Hardcover: 160 pages
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing (January 1, 2000)
Language: English
ISBN: 0764300717

The 17th Aero Squadron flew Sopwith Camels under British command along the Western Front during the summer of 1918. This definitive work on the 17th Aero Squadron in World War I is drawn from a wide range of official and personal sources, including original squadron records (found in an attic!), numerous interviews, letters written home, and half a dozen diaries - including one kept by a German pilot flying in opposition.
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The Flying Elephants
| Total Clicks: 1546 | Report Broken Link |
A history of No. 27 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps, Royal Air Force, 1915-69
by Chaz Bowyer
Hardcover
Macdonald & Co (Publishers) Limited, London (1972)
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Groupe De Combat 12 'Les Cigognes'
| Total Clicks: 2004 | Report Broken Link |
France's Ace Fighter Group in World War I
by Jon Guttman
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: Osprey Publishing (UK) (November 25, 2004)
Language: English
ISBN: 1841767530

This book traces the combat history of the most famous and highest-scoring fighter group in France's World War I Aviation Militaire. Groupe de Combat 12 boasted the highest-scoring Allied fighter pilot, Rene Fonck, and France's most celebrated hero of the air, Georges Guynemer. Its ranks included numerous other famous aces, such as Rene Dorme, Alfred Heurteaux, Albert Deullin, and American volunteers Edwin Parsons and Frank L. Baylies. Additionally, Guynemer was instrumental in developing France's premier series of fighter planes, the SPAD VII, XII, XIII and XVII.
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The Hat in the Ring Gang
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The Combat History of the 94th Aero Squadron in World War One (Schiffer Military History)
by Charles Woolley
Hardcover: 240 pages
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing (October 2001)
Language: English
ISBN: 0764314270

The names Raoul Lufbery, Doug Campbell, Reed Chambers, Ham Coolidge, and the greatest American fighter ace of World War I, Eddie Rickenbacker, are those most closely associated with Uncle Sam's "Hat in the Ring" squadron, the 94th Aero Squadron, U.S. Air Service, 1917-1919. This all new book, "The Hat in the Ring Gang," contains a rich mixture of official as well as personal contemporarily written accounts of the 94th Aero Squadron, the most successful pursuit squadron in the United States Air Service. Combat reports, letters of the aces, and diary entries of other pilots are woven together to tell the story. Over 375 photographs, color profiles on Nieuports and Spads, rosters of pilots, aircraft, and citations for bravery awards round out this lively history of war in the air American style, spotlighting the gallant 94th.
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High in the Empty Blue
| Total Clicks: 2160 | Report Broken Link |
The History of 56 Squadron, Rfc/Raf 1916-1920
by Alex Revell
Hardcover: ; Dimensions (in inches): 1.50 x 11.75 x 8.75
Publisher: Flying Machines Press; (April 1995)
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A History of No. 10 Squadron
| Total Clicks: 1826 | Report Broken Link |
RNAS Service in World War I
by Mike Westrop
Hardcover: 194 pages
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing (August 16, 2004)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0764320556
ISBN-13: 978-0764320552
Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 1 x 11 inches
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A History of No. 6 Squadron
| Total Clicks: 1483 | Report Broken Link |
by Mike Westrop
Hardcover: 224 pages
Publisher: Schiffer Pub Ltd (April 1, 2006)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 076432425X
ISBN-13: 978-0764324253
Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 1.1 x 11 inches
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