By Janet Fogg,Charlotte Baldridge,Richard Fogg
Relying now not on memories rendered vague by way of the passage of time, or secondhand experiences which necessarily lose context, A show up Spirit as an alternative offers observations from the crowd historian, base chaplain, and the fighter pilots themselves, recorded as they happened throughout the clash. The advanced operation of a wartime fighter base, the deep pride of a winning undertaking, and the heartbreak of watching for pilots that by no means back, are provided with the readability which could in basic terms come from contemporaneous reports.
A happen Spirit is a tribute to the officials that gave the 359th Fighter staff its association and course, the enlisted males who made it paintings, and mainly the pilots, 121 of whom made the final word sacrifice within the pursuit of freedom.
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A Manifest Spirit: The 359th Fighter Group 1943-1945 by Janet Fogg,Charlotte Baldridge,Richard Fogg