Legends of Airpower

Richard Bong

25:01 | #407 | TV-G

Richard Bong was the top scoring ace of WWII, shooting down 40 enemy aircraft. He began flying his P-38 in the Pacific Theater in late 1942 and had already surpassed Eddie Rickenbacker's 26 kills by April of 1943.

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First Aired: May 4, 2019