April 26, 1952

1952:   KOREAN WAR. Maj. William H. Wescott destroys his fifth MiG in four weeks to become the war’s 12th ace.  His F-86 Saber Jet, “Lady Francis,” had also been flown by World War II/Korean War ace Frances “Gabby” Gabreski for one of his five kills in Korea.

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