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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 publication structure copy, this targeted ebook lines greater than forty years of lively provider by means of Marine Fighter assault Squadron one hundred fifteen. when you consider that its commissioning in July 1943, the squadron has advanced from a bunch of wartime newbies in SNJ-4 planes to ultra-modern front-line pros of their F/A-18 Hornets. those a long time have noticeable VMFA-115 on lively carrier within the Southwest Pacific, the Philippines, China, Japan, Okinawa, Taiwan, Western Europe, the Caribbean, the Mediterranean, and on either coasts of the U.S.. facts for the historical past have been drawn largely from basic 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 distinctive occupation considering that 1943. It has performed a sought after position in each nationwide clash from international conflict II to the Vietnam struggle, and has served in approximately every little thing of the globe. whereas this historical past offers with a selected squadron, it exemplifies the provider of many different Marine fighter-attack squadrons.

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

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