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The yankee Volunteer workforce, or 'Flying Tigers', have remained the main well-known outfit to determine motion in international struggle II. Manned through volunteers flying American plane bought from the British, the AVG fought bravely within the face of overwhelming odds in China and Burma sooner than the USA access into international struggle II. Pilots comparable to 'Pappy' Boyington, R T Smith and John Petach turned 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 combatants.

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