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A wing and a prayer : the "Bloody 100th" Bomb Group of the U.S. Eighth Air Force in action over Europe in World War II

Author: Harry H Crosby
Publisher: New York : HarperPaperbacks, 1994, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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They began operations out of England in the spring of '43. They flew their "Flying Fortresses" almost daily against strategic targets in Europe in the name of freedom. Their astonishing courage and appalling losses earned them the name that resounds in the annals of aerial warfare and made the "Bloody Hundredth" a legend.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Harry H Crosby; Harry H Crosby
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry H Crosby
ISBN: 0061008125 9780061008122
OCLC Number: 31483007
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 398 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Harry H. Crosby.

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They began operations out of England in the spring of '43. They flew their "Flying Fortresses" almost daily against strategic targets in Europe in the name of freedom. Their astonishing courage and appalling losses earned them the name that resounds in the annals of aerial warfare and made the "Bloody Hundredth" a legend.

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