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Old 11th April 2011, 16:51
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Strafing aces in a day of the 9th AF

Dear all,

could you please let me know who were strafing aces in a day of the 9th AF besides Lt Brooks of 353th FS, 354th FG, who was credited with destroying nine and damaging four enemy E/A on April 15, 1945.

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Old 11th April 2011, 22:11
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Re: Strafing aces in a day of the 9th AF

The following had 4 confirmed - Harry Brown and Ken Perkins
The following had 3 - Gus Allen, Ray Hammert, Hugh McLeod and Ed Reybein

accounting for 29 of 29 claimed at Pocking a/d
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Re: Strafing aces in a day of the 9th AF

Other candidates are some of the pilots of the 36th FG who flew the mission on April 12, 1945 - the total score was 73-23.
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