By Janet Fogg,Charlotte Baldridge,Richard Fogg
Relying no longer on reminiscences rendered obscure by means of the passage of time, or secondhand experiences which necessarily lose context, A show up Spirit in its place provides observations from the gang historian, base chaplain, and the fighter pilots themselves, recorded as they happened in the course of the clash. The advanced operation of a wartime fighter base, the deep delight of a winning project, and the heartbreak of watching for pilots that by no means again, are offered with the readability that could purely come from contemporaneous reports.
A take place Spirit is a tribute to the officials that gave the 359th Fighter crew its association and path, the enlisted males who made it paintings, and specially 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