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What does AVG stand for?

AVG stands for American Volunteer Group (Flying Tigers)

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I'm not sure if this counts, but Robert Scott wrote a book entitled "God Is My Co-Pilot," an autobiographical account of his service with the American Volunteer Group, the famous Flying Tigers of WWII.
He plays the leader of the American Volunteer Group, mercenaries who helped the Chinese fight the Japanese prior to the attack on Pearl Harbour.
Flying Tigers was the nickname of the 1st American Volunteer Group, consisting of United States Army, Navy, and Marine Corps pilots and ground crew, recruited under presidential sanction.
To bring this history of the American Volunteer Group up to date, Ford, a recreational pilot and writer, draws on the most recent US, British, and Japanese scholarship, interviews with American Volunteer Group veterans, and newfound recollections from Japanese and New Zealand airmen.
Overund, an ace formerly of the American Volunteer Group (the Flying Tigers) in China, VMF-321 downed 39 Japanese aircraft and 11 probables while losing 8 of its own during intense combat.