U.S.A. - Israeli Independence War 1948

page generated: August 17,1998

compiled by Allan Magnus


  1. Spitfires for Israel, Shlomo Aloni, Air Enthusiast, Key Publishing Ltd. Stamford, Lincolnshire,Sept/Oct 1996 No.65
  2. Spitfire: Star of Israel, Alex Yofe, Ventura Hobby Products, Wellington, New Zealand, 1996
  3. Year of the 'Mule', Shlomo Aloni, Air Enthusiast, Key Publishing Ltd., Stamford, Lincolnshire England, Spring 1995 No.57

last name given name airforce victories comments
AugartenRudulphIDF/AF31 REAF Spitfire on Oct 16, 1948 with Avia S199 coded D-121; 3 REAF Spitfires on 21/Oct, 17/Nov & 21/Dec 1948 with Spitfire D-130; 101 Sq.
GoodlinChalmersIDF/AF1claimed 1 RAF Spitfire on 7/Jan/1949 while flying Spitfire IX
LichtmanGideonIDF/AF21 REAF Spitfire on June 10, 1948 & 1 Arab Airways civil Rapide on Sep. 23, 1948 flying Avia S199; Rapide was shot down in Avia S199 coded D-118; 101 Sq.
PeakeWayneIDF/AF1claimed 1 RAF Mosquito on 20/Nov/1948 while flying P-51D
SchroederWilliamIDF/AF1claimed 1 RAF Tempest on 7/JAn/1949 while flying Spitfire IX

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