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Van Kirk, Theodore Jerome 1921-2014

Works: 6 works in 8 publications in 1 language and 166 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Sources  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Biography 
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Theodore Jerome Van Kirk
My true course : Dutch Van Kirk, Northumberland to Hiroshima by Suzanne Simon Dietz( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In September 1941 from the idyllic small town of Northumberland, Pennsylvania, a Depression kid and one of the river rats of the Susquehanna, Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk reported to Sikeston, Missouri, as an aviation cadet with hopes of becoming a pilot. Van Kirk's voice and letters tell the story of his True Course, navigating fifty-eighty missions during the early B-17 heavy bombing raids into Europe and North Africa, and charting Special Mission No. 13, the first atomic bomb strike in history. Dutch is the last living crewman of the B-29 Enola Gay."--Jacket
Enola Gay : the first atomic mission( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against a backdrop of archival footage, rare photography and their own words, the crew of the Enola Gay reminisce about their training and the dropping of the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima
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Audience level: 0.51 (from 0.05 for Enola Gay ... to 0.83 for Barnes and ...)

Alternative Names
Kirk, Theodore Jerome van 1921-2014

Teodor Van Kirk

Theodore J. Van Kirk

Theodore Van Kirk Amerikaans stuurman (1921-2014)

Van Kirk, Dutch 1921-2014

Van Kirk, Ted 1921-2014

Van Kirk, Theodore 1921-2014

Ван Кирк, Теодор

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