Death of the Mustang Super Ace


This article is a revised study of the death of the Mustang super ace – Major George E. Preddy. Preddy was shot down by American anti-aircraft batteries during a combat patrol over Germany on Christmas Day 1944. The authors examine Preddy’s final mission and put together the pieces revealing what really happened.

Using primary sources and several first-hand accounts, this 15-page article revises the story of the death of George Preddy, one of the highest scoring American pilots in WWII. It is illustrated with twenty photos, two aircraft profiles and a mission map.

This article is an electronic product and will be emailed for download directly after purchase.