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Unit No.TitlePrice

4th FG
1,000 DESTROYED, Hall, Grover, Brown Printing, 1946, VG(embossed cover). see scan, Inked name on inside cover, author's address written on title page. The 4th Fighter Group was the highest scoring U.S. group in the war against Germany, photos, 332 pages.
$200.00
7th Reconnaissance Group EYES OF THE EIGHTH, Keen, Patricia, Meaker, 1996, f/f (as new), see scan, Unit history of the 7th Photograpic Reconnaisance Group, F-5s (P-38s) & Spitfires. They covered everything from Norway to Italy, photos, 378 pages. $50.00
11th BG THE RECORD: THE ELEVENTH BOMBARCMENT SQUADRON (M) Cates, Michael, Old Dominion Press, 1947, VG (spiral bound), see scan, Attached to the 341st B.B., operated B-25s in Idian & China, 1942-45, photos, 104 pgs. $60.00
13th A.F. FROM FIJI THROUGH THE PHILIPPINES WITH THE 13th AIR FORCE, Lippincott, Lt. Col Benjamin (Editor) vg/vg (worn, chipped) oversized. see scan, The 13th Air Force in the Pacific. Illustrated with 96 paintings ( 16 in color),see scan, maps, 193 pages. $65.00
14th Liaison FOURTEENTH LIAISON SQUADRON, Dickinson, Captl Charles, Oldenbourg, Germany, 1945, vg (no dj). see scan, The squadron history is covered from 1942 to the end of the war. see scan, They were prominent at Normandy and with Patton's 3rd Army at Bastogne, photos, roster, fold-out map, 59 pages. $45.00
20th FG KING'S CLIFFE, Steiner, Ed (editor) , 20th Fighter Group, 1983, as new, see photo, reprint of the original unit history, roster, crew photos & operational stories, 284 pgs. $75.00
22nd BG DUCIMUS WE LEAD, Schroeder, Frederick, Hull Publishing 1985, fine (soft cover, as new), see scan, Unit history, 22nd Bomb Group, 5th AF stationed in SW Pacific. Flying B-26s and in 1943 converted to B-25s, photos, 268 pages. $35.00
24th Inf. Div. 24th FORWARD, Koyosha Printing Co., 1953, vg (embossed cover), see photo, pictorial history of the Victory Division (Infantry) in Korea, unpaged. $75.00
31st FGIN A NOW FORGOTTEN SKY, Kucera, Dennis, Flying Machine Press, 1997, new, issued w/o dj, see photo, flew Spitfires & Mustangs, Med. Theatre, many photos, 418 pgs.$25.00
31st FG HISTORY OF THE 31st FIGHTER GROUP, Lamensdorf, Rolland, self-published, 1948, vg (embossed cover), see scan, illustrations, fold-out map, list of aces, roster of officers and enlisted men, list of Group and Squadron commanding officers photos, 79 pgs. $190.00
39th Service Squadron OVERSEAS WITH THE 390th S.V. S.Q., Nichols, Sidney (Editor), H.O. Persiehl (Hamburg), 1945, vg (issued w/o dj), see scan, Pictorial book of the 390th Service Squadron (9th AF) based in England, France, Belgium & Germany, personnel roster, many photos, 114 pages. $50.00
52nd FG SPITFIRES AND YELLOW TAIL MUSTANGS, Ivie & Ludwig, Hikoki, 2005, f/f, (as new), see scan, The 52nd Fighter Group saw action mostly in North Africa (12th AF) and later based in Italy (15th AF) beginning with Spitfires, then converted to P-51s in May, 1944, many photos, 176 pgs. $40.00
73rd Bomber Wing STORY OF THE 73rd, Newsphoto Publishing Co, 1946, vg (embossed cover), see scan, From Saipan, this B-29 Wing, composed of the 497th, 498th & 500th Groups flew the most missions & dropped the most bombs on Japan, many photos, 202 pages. $100.00
79th FGHOSTILE SKY, Woerpel, Don, Andon Press, 1977, f/vg, see photo, Pilots logged over 4,000 missions and 38,000 sorties in Africa, Sicily and Italy mostly in support of the British Eigth Army but also Mark Clark's Fifth Army in capture of Rome and 7th Army in invasion of southern France. Over 200 Photos and Maps, Lists of Victories and Losses, Bibliography, Index, 260 pgs. $38.00
98th BS (H) GREY GEESE CALLING, Cleveland & Gartland, American Publishing, 1981, vg (soft cover, comb spine), see photo, This is a copy from the original GREY GOOSE CALLING, the chapters on the 11th BG history & the 98th Bomb Squadron were excerpted. The 11th BG B-17s & B-24s in the South & Soutwest Pacific as part of the 13th AF, 118 pgs. $30.00
111thHISTORY OF THE 111th TAC RECON SQUADRON, WW II, Fine (embossed cover, as new), see scan, 111th began combat in North Africa, then Italy & Southern France. Flew A-20 (F-3); P-36 (F-4) & P-51 (F-6), mostly photos, 52 pages. $65.00
321st BS BOMBS AWAY, John Sands (publisher), 1944, f/f (as new), see scan, a photo book of the B-24 321st Bomb Squadron, 90th Bomb Group, 5th A.F. Most of their action was in the New Guinea & Philippine areas. 40 pages. $110.00
326th Air ServiceUS ARMY AIR FORCES 326th AIR SERVICE GROUP "TEAM B" 1943-1945 WW II HISTORY, Ames, Arthur, Editor, 1946, good with worn & faded dust jacket, see scan, They served th 9th AF, P-51s in Europe Nov. 1943 to Many 1945. This is largely a photo album,see scan, 137 pages. $50.00
357th FG YOXFORD BOYS, Olmsted, Merle, Aero, 1971, fine (soft cover, inked name), see photo, 357th FG on escort over Europe & Russia, photos & drawings, 103 pgs. $30.00
359th FG MUSTANGS & UNICORNS, Smith, Jack, Pictorial Hisories, 1997, new, soft cover, see photo, history of the 359th FG, commander,s pilots, aces, missions list, many photos, 248 pgs. $15.00
359th FG 359th FIGHTER GROUP, Raines, Thomas, Editor, Battery Press, 1978, see scan, Fine condition (soft cover, as new). Reprint of the 1945 edition. 8th A.F., P-51 Group 1943-1945, photos, 68 pages. $25.00
367th BGA 367th COMBAT DIARY, Richardson, Allan, 306th BG Historic Assn., 1993, Fine condition (soft cover, comb bound), see scan, Based in England (1942-1945), this B-17 group was part of the 306th Bomb Group. The book is a day by day format, listing the missions, rosters & aircraft listings, 163 pgs. $35.00
367thFG367th FIGHTER GROUP IN WORLD WAR II, Moody, P.R., Sunflower University Press, 1979. Fine condition (comb bound), see scan, The 9th AF group trained on P-39s, converted to P-38s & early 1945 to P-47s. Their main action areas were France & Germany, photos, 70 pages. $60.00
379th BG 379th BOMBARDMENT GROUP (H) ANTHOLOGY, Turner, 2000, Fine condition (pictorial covers, as new). see scan, B-17 Group stationed at Kimbolton. This history is 2 volumes and includeds the missions, the aircraft, the personnel, the awards and the miscellaneous accomplisments, photos, 800 pages. $225.00
387 BG387th BOMB GROUP (M), 559th BOMB SUADRON, Fallon, George, 1998, fine, spiral bound (as new),see scan, signed by one of their pilots, see scan, A Martin B-26 Group attached to the 8th AF, later to the 9th AF. Their targets were in Normandy, France & Germany. Includes their history & personnel. 222 pages. $85.00
390th BGSTORY OF THE 390th BOMBARDMENT GROUP (H), Millikin, Albert (editor), Eilert Print Co., 1947, Fine condition (oversized, issued w/o dj). see scan, This is the original 1947 publication, not a reprint. 8th AF, B-17 Group based in England. They bombed strategic targets and did the England to Russia raids as well as D-Day & the Battle of the Bulge, many photos, 472 pages.
$250.00
391st BG 391st BOMBARDMENT GROUP, Walker, Hugh, 391st Bomb Assoc., 1990, fine (soft cover, as new), see scan, Signed by author, B-26 Group, participated in D-Day Invasion, buzz bomb sites & the Battle of the Bulge, Limited to 200 copies, photos, 132 pages. $100.00
392nd BGLIBERATORS FROM WENDLING, Vickers, Robert, Unit Memorial Collection, 1977, fine (soft cover), see scan, Signed by author, see scan, The 392nd B.G. (B-24s) flew 285 missions with 8th A.F., which all are described. photos,, 283 pages. $75.00
417th BG SKY LANCER - 417th BOMB GROUP, Green, Eugene, John Sands, 1946, VG, embossed cover, see scan, the 417th (L) B.G. was based in New Guinea & the Philippines, 1944 & 45. They flew the Douglas A-29, many photos, 228 pages. $89.00
433rd Carrier Group BACK LOAD Guile, Lt. Col. Cecil, Halstead Press, 1945, vg (pictorial cover), see scan, 433rd Carrier Group, 5th AF, operated from New Guinea & the Philippines, many photos, 247 pages. $100.00
449th BG TUCSON TO GROTTAGLIE (Books I & II), Turner, Damon, privately printed, 1985, f/f (as new), see scan, a B-24 group based in Grottaglie, Italy (15th AF) flew strategic & tactical missions. Book I is the group's history. Book II is personal experiences of crew members. photos 360 pages. $100.00
452 BG 452nd BOMBARDMENT GROUP -PICTORIAL HISTORY, Eagel, Jerome (Editor), Jarrold & Sons, 1945, vg, pictorial hardcover, see scan,
B-17 Group (8th AF) bombed German targets such as Schineinfurt, Regensburg & Frankfort, all photos of personnel, (no text), see scan, 44 pages.
$75.00
836th 836th ENGINEER AVIATION BATTALION, Merz, Walter, 1946, vg (soft cover),see scan, primary assignments at Nadzab & Wakoe (New Guinea), Morotai & Nichols Field (P.I.), many photos, 80 pgs. $25.00

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