Dog Fight over Germany
by Ken Hodges
Leonard "Kit" Carson, the leading ace of the Yoxford Boys, scores one of three victories during the air battle of January 14, 1945. The 357th FG scored 57 1/2 victories that day, a USAF record that still stands. Three 357th pilots were lost on the mission. Read the story of this air battle in the Combat Stories of the 357th FG.