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Navy ace Ryoji Ohara with his zero fighter model 52. Japan 1944.

Japanese Naval ace Ryoji Ohara with his zero fighter model 52 (japan

Captain Don Gentile Top scoring ace of the 4th Fighter Group during WWII - Stardust Studios

Captain Don Gentile Top scoring ace of the Fighter Group during WWII - Stardust Studios

Zero Fighter Pilot

Description Zero foghter Pilot in Tarakan Island,

Fighter pilot the Japanese Imperial Navy Yoshio Nakamura. It is known that Nakamura was able to survive to the end of hostilities in the Pacific and had on my battle account nine aerial victories - Pin it by GUSTAVO BUESO-JACQUIER

Fighter pilot the Japanese Imperial Navy Yoshio Nakamura. It is known that Nakamura was able to survive to the end of hostilities in the Pacific and had on my battle account nine aerial victories - Pin it by GUSTAVO BUESO-JACQUIER

「【画像】 戦前の日本の写真って意外におしゃれでびっくりするよね」の画像 : オールジャンルのオージャン

「【画像】 戦前の日本の写真って意外におしゃれでびっくりするよね」の画像 : オールジャンルのオージャン

The mustachioed West Pointer and retired Brigadier General was asked for his insights on the role of Flight Commander.

This legendary triple ace wrote an amazing letter on modern Air Force leadership

men Bring me Vikings and bring me men who know that they are men Robin Olds, USAF vet.

World War II,Japanese pilot poses by Zero fighter in the South Pacific Imperial Japanese History

P61 Northrop Black Widow. 1944-1945 Designed as high altitude / low altitude night fighter. Built around heavy armament and powerful radar. Huge fighter; comparable size to the B-25. Fast, long range; not maneuverable for air combat.  Relied on ambush tactics. Saw limited action in Euro & Pacific.  Crew: 2-3.  Power plant: two x legendary PW R-2800 Double Wasp radials in twin boom. Armament: 4 x .50 cal; 4 x 20 mm and up to 1600 lbs. bombs.

War Historians: Was the Mustang really the top air superiority fighter of

German Ace Anton “Toni” Hafner  Hafner shot down a Russian Yak-7 fighter as his 204th victory on 17 October 1944. However, during the dogfight his plane hit a tree. His Bf 109G-6 (W.Nr. 442 013) “Black 1” crashed killing Hafner, Anton Hafner was credited with 204 victories in 795 combat missions. He recorded 184 victories over the Eastern Front. Of his 20 victories on the Western front, eight were P-38's fighters. Included in his total are 55 Il-2 Sturmoviks.

✠ Anton "Toni" Hafner June 1918 - 17 October hit a tree during during low level dogfight.

wwii-warbirds: “ Postwar photo of Pappy Boyington with a restored Corsair. ”

Gregory 'Pappy' Boyington with his WWII Corsair Fighter 'Lulubelle' was a highly decorated U S Marine Corps fighter ace during World War II. He received both the Medal of Honor and the Navy Cross.

Portrait of German Luftwaffe ace Oberstleutnant Werner Mölders, 27 Nov 1940; note Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves medal. Mölders was killed when a plane flying him from the Ukraine back to Berlin crashed in Poland in November 1941.

[Photo] Portrait of German Luftwaffe Oberstleutnant Werner Mölders, 27 Nov 1940; note Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves medal

Portrait of German Luftwaffe Oberstleutnant Werner Mölders, 27 Nov note Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves medal. He died in an air crash on 22 November 1941 in which he was a passenger.

japanese army pilots preparing to use their Kawasaki Ki-61 fighters (japan 1945) -P in it by GUSTAVO BUESO-JACQUIER

japanese army pilots preparing to use their Kawasaki fighters (japan ki 61 pilots

Sub-Lieutenant Saburō Sakai (坂井 三郎 Sakai Saburō?, August 25, 1916 – September 22, 2000) was a Japanese naval aviator and flying ace ("Gekitsui-O", 撃墜王) of the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II.Sakai was the Imperial Navy's fourth-ranking ace and Japan's second leading fighter pilot to survive the war, surpassed only by Tetsuzō Iwamoto.

Sub-Lieutenant Saburō Sakai (坂井 三郎 Sakai Saburō?, August 1916 – September was a Japanese naval aviator and flying ace ("Gekitsui-O", 撃墜王) of the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II.

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