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The 'night witch' who carried out hundreds of bombing raids as part of russia's elite all-women world war two air squad wwii soviet hero downtime: female soviet pilots of the 46th guards air force regiment relax between missions against germany during world war ii the nazis viewed them as.
Real-world female military pilots from varying combat aircraft sharing their experiences flying combat missions, training, aircraft capabilities and missions they have flown mission night witches and soviet women fighter pilots of wwii description of the presented by: major monica riggs and major john kerrigan.
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