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By U.S. Government,U.S. Military,Department of Defense (DoD),U.S. Marine Corps (USMC)

Professionally switched over for actual flowing-text book structure replica, this distinctive e-book strains greater than forty years of energetic provider by means of Marine Fighter assault Squadron a hundred and fifteen. when you consider that its commissioning in July 1943, the squadron has developed from a bunch of wartime novices in SNJ-4 planes to brand new front-line pros of their F/A-18 Hornets. those a long time have obvious VMFA-115 on energetic provider within the Southwest Pacific, the Philippines, China, Japan, Okinawa, Taiwan, Western Europe, the Caribbean, the Mediterranean, and on either coasts of the USA. facts for the historical past have been drawn largely from fundamental resources: command diaries and chronologies; muster rolls; released historic works; and memories of the Marines involved.

This quantity bargains an operational narrative account of 1 of the Marine Corps' best-known fighter squadrons. Holder of 3 Presidential Unit Citations and 3 instances offered the Hanson Trophy, VMFA-115 has outfitted a exceptional occupation due to the fact that 1943. It has performed a favourite position in each nationwide clash from international battle II to the Vietnam warfare, and has served in approximately all the pieces of the globe. whereas this heritage offers with a selected squadron, it exemplifies the carrier of many different Marine fighter-attack squadrons.

Formation and Pacific motion * Philippine strive against * A flow to China * Hawaiian and Stateside accountability * Korean strive against * again to the States * Japan-U.S. travel * Vietnam wrestle * Thailand Deployment * Japan Again-U.S. back * Notes

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