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Unknown pilot of WWII

P. Robert Leslie

Unknown pilot of WWII

liaison pilot W.H. Arnold"s illustrated journey to war

by P. Robert Leslie

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Published by Buster Publications in Cambria, Calif. (P.O. Box 1252, Cambria 93428) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Arnold, Willard Henry, 1913-1982.,
    • United States. Army Air Forces -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.,
    • Air pilots, Military -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 92-93.

      Other titlesUnknown pilot of WW 2., Unknown pilot of WW Two.
      Statementby P. Robert Leslie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD790 .L47 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p. :
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2566615M
      LC Control Number85108284

      William H. Sava Church, St. During one of his missions, Kittel was forced to land 80 km behind enemy lines. Army Air Corps as an aviation cadet in March while a student studying aeronautical engineering by day and working nights in the drafting department of Douglas Aircraft Company.

      While Schleef claimed a LaGG-3 often confused in combat with Yak-1s by German pilots kill on the same day, in the South-Ukraine area where Litvyak's aircraft was at last found. As the Soviets were returning to base near Orel, [6] a pair of Bf fighters [28] dived on Litvyak while she was attacking a large group of German bombers. He survived the war as a Me fighter pilot with certified aerial victories and 33 more possible, in total, in his combat missions. He died in a car crash during a racing incident on June 11th, in Nurburgring.

      He was sent to a hospital in Vienna and was told that he could never recover enough to fly again. The Luftwaffe had pilots who shot down over airplanes. Stigler had been assigned to Squadron 4 of the German air force, and was initially stationed in Libya. Stigler pointed to the ground, and, finally, a reaction: The Americans shook their heads.


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