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  • A Sopwith Camel single-seat biplane fighter of No.70 Sqn RFC scored the type's first victory over the Western Front in WW1. ww2dbase [AC]
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  • Henry Arnold was promoted to the temporary rank of major. ww2dbase [Henry Arnold | CPC]

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Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
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