B-24 Nose Art Name Directory

Author: Wallace Forman



Category: Transportation

Page: 192

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This volume is organized two ways: by the name given to the Consolidated B-24 aircraft in all their variations from World War II era and also by the unit with which the aircraft served. Approx. 9,000 entries, includes group, squadron, serial number, and vintage photos. The photos in this book are black and white.
War correspondents

The Writing 69th

Author: Jim Hamilton

Publisher: Green Harbor Publications


Category: War correspondents

Page: 172

View: 837

The Writing 69th, eight civilian and military journalists who covered the U.S. 8th Air Force during World War II, included Walter Cronkite, Andy Rooney and Homer Bigart. Six of them participated in a bombing raid on German Naval installations at Wilhelmshaven in 1943. One of the journalists, Bob Post of the New York Times, did not return. The author has gathered accounts from military and civilian participants to tell the story of the Writing 69th and the raid on Wilhelmshaven.

Luftwaffe Secret Projects

Author: Walter Schick

Publisher: Crecy Pub


Category: History

Page: 176

View: 711

Designs from Germany's aerodynamics engineers detail proposed military aircraft, including wing span and area, aspect ratio, length, height, weight, speed, and armament

Finish Forty and Home

Author: Phil Scearce

Publisher: University of North Texas Press


Category: History

Page: 373

View: 957

The true story of the men and missions of the 11th Bombardment Group as it fought alone and unheralded in the South Central Pacific, while America had its eyes on the war in Europe.

Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

Author: Library of Congress. Copyright Office

Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress


Category: Copyright

Page: 822

View: 459

Includes Part 1, Number 2: Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals (July - December)