By Robert A Watkins
Depending seriously upon visuals, conflict shades fills a protracted status void within the annals of the 8th Air strength in the course of global conflict II. This quantity makes a speciality of all forty-eight Bomb teams comprising the 8th and contours colour illustrations depicting the evolution of all fuselage, wing and tail markings assigned to the person devices. information about the right dimension, placement, colour and configuration of all tactical markings of U.S. Bomber Command are addressed. staff and squadron strive against insignia in addition to airfield situation maps for every unit also are depicted. All bombardment devices included in the 8th are listed and simply cross-referenced by means of squadron, team, wing and department assignments. also, all significant elements comprising the 8th were equipped into quickly reference organizational circulation charts that express the particular order-of-battle for the "Mighty Eighth." This e-book is a useful device for somebody with an curiosity within the heritage of the U.S. 8th Air strength in global struggle II.
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Battle Colors: Insignia and Aircraft Markings of the Eighth Air Force in World War II: Vol.1 (VIII) Bomber Command by Robert A Watkins