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1992 Uncensored Interview of the Fastest Ace in the West Major Laurence "Scrappy" Blumer, Jim Mason, Ed Christian, Lee Hill and other members of the United States Army Air Forces 367th Fighter Group, 393rd Fighter Squadron about their exploits in World War 2.




  • Laurence Blumer

    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...


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