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FIFTH AIRFORCE in World War II Pictorial History: MENACE FROM MORESBY. The 5th AF participated in operations at Papua, New Guinea, the Bismarck Archipelago,Netherlands East Indies, and the Philippines.
5th AIR FORCE in World War II Pictorial History: Menace from Moresby. by Russell L. Sinton. The 5th Air Force's Official history with 571 superb photographs. Covers combat actions of all assigned bomb groups and fighter groups. Summary: A reprint of this largely pictorial account of the USA AF's 5th Air Force in the Pacific during WW II , primarily SW Pacific, New Guinea and the Philippines. A 1989 reprint of 1946 edition. The 5th AF participated in operations that stopped the Japanese drive in Papua, recovered New Guinea, neutralized islands in the Bismarck Archipelago and the Netherlands East Indies, and liberated the Philippines. 216 pages. Large 8.5" x 11" volume.