Night Witches: The Fierce, All-Female Soviet Fighter Pilots of WWII

They flew their first mission in June 1942—and quickly developed a reputation for deadly precision.

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Nachthexen Night Witches
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  • Deputy Commander Nadezhda Popova 

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