Item description for American Eagles, Volume 2: P-38 Lightning Units of The Eighth and Ninth Air Forces by Roger Freeman...
In the second book in this illustrated series, Roger Freeman examines the distinctive, twin-boom P-38 Lightning's service in the European Theatre of Operations with the US Eighth and Ninth Air Forces, including photographic variants, bomber escort operations and 'Droop Snoot' high-speed bombing missions. The author also presents an overview of P-38 camouflage and markings and details the careers of a number of Lightning 'Aces'.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.98" Width: 8.98" Height: 0.26" Weight: 0.89 lbs.
Release Date Jul 1, 2002
Publisher Classic Publications
ISBN 1903223172 ISBN13 9781903223178
Availability 0 units.
More About Roger Freeman
Semi-retired Essex farmer Roger Freeman is undoubtedly the most published author on the Eighth Air Force, having produced the seminal works ‘ The Mighty Eighth’ - the most popular book of all time in ‘ Flypast’ survey - and the ‘ Mighty Eighth War Manual’ in the early 1970s. This is his first book for Osprey.
Roger Freeman has an academic affiliation as follows - University of British Columbia.