American Aces of World War I

American Aces of World War I

Norman L. R. Franks


American fliers arriving in Europe from September 1917 introduced with them no airplane. as an alternative, US devices needed to receive machines quite often from the British and French. From early 1918 American pilots have been issued with SPAD combatants they usually by no means seemed again. As this quantity info, the 1st American expert pilot to develop into an ace was once Lt Douglas Campbell, who shot down 5 German plane via the top of could 1918. He was once a member of the distinguished 94th 'Hat within the Ring' Aero Squadron, which created the majority of yank aces in international conflict I.

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