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An American family in World War II

Author: Ralph Lee Minker; Sandra O'Connell; Harry A Butowsky
Publisher: Tarentum, Pa. : Word Association Publishers, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An American Family in World War II is the moving story of Cpt. Ralph Minker and his family during this tumultuous time in American history. Captain Minker, a pilot with the U.S. Army Air Corps 447th Bomb Group, 409th Squadron, flew 37 combat missions. This book contains correspondence with his parents and sisters that describe his life during WWII. This book addresses issues of the home front with commentary from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Biography
Named Person: Ralph Lee Minker; Minker family
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Lee Minker; Sandra O'Connell; Harry A Butowsky
ISBN: 1595710817 9781595710819
OCLC Number: 63167315
Description: xxiii, 432 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Responsibility: edited by Ralph "Lee" Minker, Sandra O'Connell, Harry Butowsky.

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An American Family in World War II is the moving story of Cpt. Ralph Minker and his family during this tumultuous time in American history. Captain Minker, a pilot with the U.S. Army Air Corps 447th Bomb Group, 409th Squadron, flew 37 combat missions. This book contains correspondence with his parents and sisters that describe his life during WWII. This book addresses issues of the home front with commentary from the editors.

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