Capt Laurence E Blumer and P-38 'ScrapIron IV' 393FS, 367FG, 9AF. Ace in a Day, shooting down 5 Fw190's in 15 minutes.
Military | Major | Fighter pilot
Five German Luftwaffe airplanes during World War II were shot down in less than 15 minutes by one pilot who was born and raised in North Dakota. Because of this, Larry "Scrappy" Blumer earned the title Fastest Ace in the West. For his actions during...
Assigned to 393FS, 367FG, 9AF. Personal aircraft of Capt Laurence E Blumer. Transferred to 326 Ferrying Squadron, 1 Transport Group, 9AF USAAF.
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