U.S. Army Air Force Aces,
World War II, 1939-1945
 
 
 
 
Each Pilot is listed alphabetically by last name
     
 
 
  Fractional credits are used when a single downing
of an enemy aircraft is credited to more then 1 pilot.
This occurs when a number of pilots are shooting at,
and attacking the same aircraft.
 
 
  AVG=American Volunteer Group, Chinese Air Force
K=Korea
NFS=Night Fighter Squadron
RAF=Royal Air Force
RCAF=Royal Canadian Air Force
 
"Showdown Over Berierre"
Meeting his most difficult adversary over Berriere France on June 29,1944, Ken finally gets the advantage on this
FW-190 for his 2nd victory.
Dahlberg managed to destroy 14 enemy aircraft in between the
three times he was shot down.
 
Flying a A-36 Invader,
Frank Russo was leading a flight of twelve A-36s near Rome when they were bounced by Sixteen Me109s.
Russo downed two to make him the only A-36 ace when added to three previous kills.

 
 
Word War II Aces

 
Wartime Rank / Name C-D Squadron / Group Credits Notes
 
Maj. Victor N. Cabas 403 RCAF, 4/52
4
Plus 1 while in RCAF
Maj. Raymond H. Callaway 8/3(CACW)
6
 
Capt. Richard A. Campbell 37/14
6
 
1st Lt. Richard G. Candelaria 435/479
6
 
Capt. John B. Carder 364/357
7
 
Capt. Raymond C. Care 334/4
6
 
Capt. Kendall E. Carlson 336/4
6
 
Maj. George Carpenter 335/4
13.83
 
Capt. Bruce W. Carr 380/363, 353/354
15
 
1st Lt. Walter J. Carroll, Jr. 96/82
7
 
Maj. Leonard K. Carson 362/357
18.5
 
Maj. James R. Carter 61/56
6
 
1st Lt. Nial K. Castle 8/49
5
 
Capt. Charles J. Cesky 328/352
8.5
 
Lt. Col. George F. Ceuleers 383/364
10.5
 
Capt. Fredric F. Champlin 431/475
9
 
Capt. George T. Chandler 339/347
5
 
Capt. Van E. Chandler 336/4, 25/51 K
5
Plus 3 while in Korea
Maj. Philip G. Chapman 74/23
5
 
Lt. Col. Levi R. Chase 58, 60/33, 2ACG
12
 
Lt. Col. Lewis W. Chick, Jr. 317/325
6
 
Capt. Fred J. Christensen, Jr. 62/56
21.5
 
Lt. Col. James A. Clark, Jr. 334/4
10.5
 
1st Lt. Arthur B. Cleaveland 66/57
5
 
Maj. Dallas A. Clinger 16/51, 74/23
5
 
Capt. Vivian A. Cloud 432/475
5
 
Capt. Paul R. Cochran 49/14, 96/82
5
 
Col. Oscar H. Coen 71 RAF, 4FG, 356FG
2.5
Plus 3 while in RAF
Lt. Col. Robert L. Coffey, Jr. 365FG
6
 
Capt. Charles H. Cole, Jr. 77, 55/20
5
 
Maj. Frank J. Collins 319/325
9
 
Maj. J.D. Collinsworth 307/31
6
 
Capt. Philip E. Colman 26/5 CACW, 335/4 K
6
Plus 4 while in Korea
Maj. Gordon B. Compton 351/353
5.5
 
Maj. Harold E. Comstock 63/56
5
 
Maj. Henry L. Condon, II 432/475
5
 
Maj. Paul A. Conger 61, 63/56
11.5
 
Maj. Walter V. Cook 62/56
6
 
Capt. Merle M. Coons 38/55
5
 
Maj. Ralph L. Cox 370, 369/359
5
 
Maj. Edward Cragg 80/8
15
 
Maj. Darrell S. Cramer 339/347, 338/55
7
 
Lt. Col. Niven K. Cranfill 369, 368/359
5
 
1st Lt. Ray Crawford 97/82
6
 
Capt. Claude J. Crenshaw 369/359
7
 
Maj. Harry C. Crim, Jr. 531/21
6
 
Maj. Arthur W. Cruikshank, Jr. 74/23
8
 
Capt. William J. Cullerton 357/355
5
 
Capt. Donald M. Cummings 523/27, 38/55
6.5
 
Capt. Arthur C. Cundy 352/353
6
 
1st Lt. Louis E. Curdes 95/82, 4/3 (Cdo)
9
 
Maj. Robert C. Curtis 2/52
14
 
1st Lt. Warren D. Curton 9/49
5
 
Capt. Frank A. Cutler 486/352
7.5
 
Capt. Edward J. Czarnecki 431/475
6
 
Lt. Col. Lucien A. Dade, Jr. 62/56
5
 
Capt. Perry J. Dahl 432/475
9
 
Capt. Kenneth H. Dahlberg 353/354
14
 
Maj. James B. Dalglish 613 RAF, 355, 353/354, 381/363
9
 
Capt. Fernley H. Damstrom 7/49
8
 
Col. William A. Daniel 307, 308/31
5
 
Capt. J.S. Daniell 505/339
5
 
1st Lt. Barrie S. Davis 317/325
6
 
Capt. Clayton E. Davis 487/352
5
 
Maj. George A. Davis, Jr. 342/348, 334/4 K
7
Plus 14 while in Korea
Maj. Glendon V. Davis 364/357
7.5
 
Capt. William C. Day, Jr. 8/49
5
 
1st Lt. Richard S. Deakins 318/325
6
 
1st Lt. Cecil O. Dean 317/325
6
 
Capt. Zach W. Dean 432/475
7
 
1st Lt. Edwin L. Degraffenreid 80/8
6
 
Capt. Robert M. DeHaven 7/49
14
 
Capt. George Della 341, 460/348
5
 
Capt. Elliott E. Dent, Jr. 7/49
6
 
Capt. Frederick E. Dick 7/49
5
 
Capt. Michael Dikovitsky 340/348
5
 
Capt. William J. Dillard 307, 308/31
6
 
Maj. George A. Doersch 370, 368/359
10.5
 
Maj. I.B. Donalson 21/24, 9/49
5
 
Maj. Harry W. Dorris, Jr. 308/31
5
 
Capt. Frederick J. Dorsch, Jr. 309/31
8.5
 
Lt. Col. Paul P. Douglas, Jr. 396/368
7
 
Col. Irwin H. Dregne 357FG
5
 
1st Lt. Urban L. Drew 375/361
6
 
Capt. William C. Drier 8/49
6
 
Capt. Francis E. Dubisher 41/35
5
 
Capt. Charles H. DuBois, Jr. 76, 75/23
6
 
Capt. James E. Duffy, Jr. 354/355
5.2
 
1st Lt. Richard E. Duffy 314/57
5
 
Capt. Walter F. Duke 459/80
10
 
1st Lt. John S. Dunaway 36/8
7
 
Col. Glenn E. Duncan 353FG
19.5
 
Lt. Col. William D. Dunham 342/348
16
 
Capt. Richard W. Dunkin 317/325
9
 
   
 
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