By Janet Fogg,Charlotte Baldridge,Richard Fogg
Relying no longer on reminiscences rendered obscure by means of the passage of time, or secondhand reviews which necessarily lose context, A show up Spirit as an alternative provides 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 challenge, and the heartbreak of awaiting pilots that by no means lower back, are provided with the readability which may merely come from contemporaneous reports.
A appear Spirit is a tribute to the officials that gave the 359th Fighter crew its association and course, the enlisted males who made it paintings, and primarily the pilots, 121 of whom made the last 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