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In this episode Angus is looking at the P-47 Thunderbolt and the US 362nd Fighter Group. The P-47 was a fighter bomber and very much suited to a ground attack role, with it's eight .50 cal machine guns and it could carry a bomb load of 2,500lbs or rockets. On top of that, it could take a lot more

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Allied fighter pilots versus the Luftwaffe in Western Europe, 1945. Archive footage scenes include: activities of the 8th Air Force Fighter Command in Europe; a base near East Anglia, England; General Doolittle discusses a mission; Pilots are briefed for an escort mission over Germany; P-47' more

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