"Aces of The Eighth" by Jack Fellows

More misc. World War II photos » This photo also sent in on 31 March 2002 by Paul Murphey. (L-R) Jennings L. Myers, Paul Murphey, Lou Schriber Paul wrote, “This photo was taken at 3-Mile Strip in Late 1943 after a Wewak mission. Myers was credited with 2 victories on this mission; Murphey with 1. Lou came down from camp to greet our return.” 1Lt Myers was lost 22 December 1943 shortly after claiming his fifth and last victory making him an Ace. Paul got his 5th victory almost a year to the day later on 21 Dec 1944, while Lou scored his 5th kill 9days later on 30 Dec.

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