By Jerry Scutts
Of all of the strive against airplane that fought at the Allied facet in global battle II, the North American B-25 Mitchell was once the most effective and such a lot famous. The B-25 won lasting repute within the Pacific, by way of flying the April 1942 provider raid on Tokyo. It additionally served in Africa, Italy, China, Burma and New Guinea, not only with the yank air hands, but additionally with the RAF adn the Australian, Dutch and Russian air forces. The B-25 loved an extended post-war occupation sooner than rising as a prized warbird, the big name of diverse air indicates all over the world. the writer tells the entire tale of the B-25's improvement, operational use and post-war profession during this illustrated historical past of the airplane.
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