Ready for Combat

The Flying Tiger group first saw combat on 20 December 1941, 12 days after Pearl Harbor (local time). It achieved notable success during the lowest period of the war for U.S. and Allied Forces, giving hope to Americans that they would eventually succeed against the Japanese.
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Date:
Location:
Everett, Washington
Photographer:
David G. Schultz
Ready for Combat
Ref:
Date:
Location:
Everett, Washington
Photographer:
David G. Schultz

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Ready for Combat

The Flying Tiger group first saw combat on 20 December 1941, 12 days after Pearl Harbor (local time). It achieved notable success during the lowest period of the war for U.S. and Allied Forces, giving hope to Americans that they would eventually succeed against the Japanese.