Thirteenth Air Force story-- in World War II

  • 64 Pages
  • 1.39 MB
  • English
Historical Aviation Album , Temple City, Calif
United States. Army Air Forces. Air Force, 13th -- History., World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American., World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific O


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Other titles13th Air Force story-- in World War Two.
StatementKenn C. Rust and Dana Bell.
ContributionsBell, Dana.
LC ClassificationsD790 .R827
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3793535M
ISBN 100911852905
LC Control Number81082241

Thirteenth Air Force Story in World War II: Kenn C. Rust, Dana Bell: : Books.5/5(1). Thirteenth Air Force Story in World War II by Kenn C. Rust () Mass Market Paperback – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions5/5(1). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 64 pages: illustrations ; 28 cm: Other Titles: 13th Air Force story-- in World War Two.

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Find the complete Air Force Story in World War II book series by Kenn C. Rust & Dana Bell. Great deals on one book or all books in the series. Free US Thirteenth Air Force story-- in World War II book on orders over $ Constituted as Thirteenth AF on 14 Dec Activated in New Caledonia on 13 Jan Served in the South Pacific and, later, Southwest Pacific, participating in the Allied drive north and west from the Solomons to the Philippines.

Remained in the Philippines, as part of Far East Air Forces, after the war. 13th Air Force. is a project of the Army Air Corps Library and Museum.

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The purpose of this book is to portray the life and chief activities of the Thirteenth Air Force as it took part in the air offensive against Japan.

This book is a history of island warfare as it was fought by the Thirteenth over the vast water spaces of the South and Southwest Pacific. 13th Air Force in WW2.

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Pacific Theater. Army Air Corps Library and Museum. Air Force Story in World War II Series 10 primary works • 10 total works Series about the units, aircaft and operations of the USAAF Air Forces that went overseas. Kenn C. Rust is the author of Fifteenth Air Force Story in World War II ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The 9th Air Force in /5.

THE ARMY AIR FORCES IN WORLD WAR II. Vol. 1 -- Plans and Early Operations, January to August Vol. 2 -- Europe: TORCH to POINTBLANK, August to December Vol. 3 -- Europe: ARGUMENT to V-E Day, January to May Vol. 4 -- The Pacific: Guadalcanal to Saipan, August to July Vol.

5 -- The Pacific: MATTERHORN to Nagasaki. About this Item: Newsfoto Publishing Co., San Angelo, Hardcover. Condition: Good. First Printing. pages. Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition.

WORLD WAR II. Portray the life and chief activities of the Thirteenth Air Force as it took part in the air offensive against Japan.

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Established on 14 December at Plaine Des Gaiacs Airfield, on New Caledonia, 13 AF was a United States Army Air Forces combat air force deployed to the Pacific Theater of World War II.

It engaged in operations primarily in the South Pacific, attacking enemy forces in the Solomon Islands, Gilbert and Marshall Islands campaigns ; Mariana and Palau Islands campaigns and the Philippines.

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-- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group (H), 5th, World War, The history of the Bomber Barons of the Thirteenth "Jungle" Air Force as compiled by the 5th Group. Thirteenth Air Force Story. Temple City, CA: Historical Aviation Album, Wolf, William.

13th Fighter Command in World War II: Air Combat over Guadalcanal and the Solomons. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd, Yenne, Bill.

MacArthur's Air Force: American Airpower over the Pacific and the Far East, Oxford, UK: Osprey. Thirteenth Air Force Story in World War II. Temple City, California: Historical Aviation Album, (republished in by Sunshine House of Terre Haute, Indiana).

ISBN Smith, Stanly E. 13 Against the Sun. New York: Belmont Books, Wolf, William. 13th Fighter Command in World War II: Air Combat over Guadalcanal and the. The Army Air Forces In World War II (Vol. 7 Services Around The World) CONTENTS ***** I. AIR TRANSPORT John D.

Carter, Headquarters, U.S. Air Force Frank H. Heck, Centre College of Kentucky 1. The Air Transport Command 3 John D. Carter 2. Airway to the Middle East 46 John D. Carter 3. North Africa and the Mediterranean 63 John D. Carter 4. Inhe published Thirteenth Air Force Story—In World War II with Ken C.

Rust. The following year Bell published Air War over Vietnam through Arms and Armour Press, which went on to publish a number of Bell's other books.

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In Januaryas the Japanese prepared to withdraw from Guadalcanal, the group was assigned to the Thirteenth Air Force. During the detachment continued to operate from Guadalcanal, taking part in the US campaign to liberate the rest of the Solomon Islands. In Novemberthe th Bomb Group was deactivated, but with the Air Force's Policy of preserving the names of the top fighting units of World War II, the th Bomb Group was reactivated as the th Bombardment Wing on 4 August, Assigned to Macdill Air Force Base, Florida, and furnished with B.

The Allied force assigned to Morotai outnumbered the island's defenders by more than one hundred to one. The Tradewind Task Force was established on 20 August under the command of Major General Charles P. Hall and numbe U.S. Army soldiers United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) and Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) personnel.

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The Tradewind Task Force came under. Looking for books by Dana Bell. See all books authored by Dana Bell, including At the Controls: The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Book of Cockpits, and Smithsonian Atlas of World Aviation, and more on This book was written to tell a good story about one mans adventures overseas in World War II.

The author, a young navigator on a ten-man B bomber crew, flew with the Thirteenth Air Force (the Jungle Air Force) in the southwest Pacific during most ofthe final year of World War II.

Members and relatives of members of: the Thirsty 13th, its parent organization the rd Troop Carrier Group, the 63rd Troop Carrier Squadron and 64th Troop Carrier Squadron, and the st Medical Air Evacuation Squadron, which was attached to the 13th Troop Carrier Squadron.

World War II Pacific War history enthusiasts. DC-3 enthusiasts. From Fiji Through the Philippines With the Thirteenth Air Force. by LIPPINCOTT, Lt. Col. Benjamin E. KENNEY, General George C. LAESSIG, Sgt.

Robert A. Seller Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books Published []. Condition Cloth a little soiled and worn at extremities; tight and sound. Edition First edition; first printing. Item Price $. The 5th Bombardment Group operated in the Pacific during World War II. At the start of the Pacific War, assigned to the 7th Air Force (7th AF).

In assigned to the 13th Air Force (13th AF) and later the Far East Air Force (FEAF) until the end of the war. Headquarters Squadron (HQ) Duringthe 31st BS was part of the 7th Air Force and.Seventh Air Force.

A total of five B groups served with the Seventh Air Force during the Second World War. Two of those units, the 90th and th Bombardment Groups served with that air force while it was based on Hawaii, and were then transferred to the Fifth and Thirteenth Air .- THE 44th BOMB GROUP IN WORLD WAR II: The "Flying Eightballs" Over Europe in the B - TH FIGHTER GROUP IN WWII: In Action over Europe with the P and P - MEMORIES OF THE th BOMBARDMENT GROUP (H): Stories of the men, the missions and the machines - including extensive coverage of the Ground Crews: 3rd Edition.