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FIRST BRITAIN TO RUSSIA SHUTTLE MISSION.
Captain Howard Hively of Ward, West Virginia, gives the goodluck sign before taking off in his P-51 Mustang with the first fighter bomber shuttle mission from England to Russia via Berlin. More than 1000 heavy bombers escorted by P-51 Mustangs of the Eighth U.S.Air Force, attacked Germany's capital 'in great strength' Juni 21, 1944 to launch the new two-way…