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Fateful rendezvous : the life of Butch O'Hare

Author: Steve Ewing; John B Lundstrom
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, 2004, ©1997.
Series: Bluejacket books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Bluejacket booksView all editions and formats
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Fighter pilot Butch O'Hare became one of America's heroes in 1942 when he saved the carrier Lexington in what has been called the most daring single action in the history of combat aviation. In fascinating detail the authors describe how O'Hare shot down five attacking Japanese bombers and severely damaged a sixth and other awe-inspiring feats of aerial combat that won him awards, including the Medal of Honor. They  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Edward Henry O'Hare; Edward Henry O'Hare
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Ewing; John B Lundstrom
ISBN: 1591142490 9781591142492 1557502471 9781557502476
OCLC Number: 441831940
Description: xvi, 358, [2] pages, 37 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Mother and Father March Butch to Western Military Academy --
Life off Campus, 1927-1933 --
EJ Goes under Cover for the Treasury Department --
The Naval Academy, Class of 1937 --
To Float and to Fly --
The Sky Turned Black --
Wings, Love, and War --
Four Minutes over the Lady Lex --
The Uncomfortable Hero --
The King of Maui --
Home and Back --
Marcus and Wake --
Air Group Commander --
Butch's Black Panthers --
26 November 1943 --
What Happened to Butch? --
Remembrance.
Series Title: Bluejacket books.
Responsibility: Steve Ewing and John B. Lundstrom.

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Fighter pilot Butch O'Hare became one of America's heroes in 1942 when he saved the carrier Lexington in what has been called the most daring single action in the history of combat aviation: he  Read more...

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/667649#Organization\/united_states_navy<\/a>> # United States. Navy.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"United States. Navy.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/667649#Series\/bluejacket_books<\/a>> # Bluejacket books.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/441831940<\/a>> ; # Fateful rendezvous : the life of Butch O\'Hare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Bluejacket books.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Bluejacket books<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/667649#Topic\/world_war_1939_1945_campaigns_pacific_area<\/a>> # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Area<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Area<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/667649#Topic\/world_war_1939_1945_naval_operations_american<\/a>> # World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/59896470<\/a>> # Edward Henry O\'Hare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1914<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1943<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"O\'Hare<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Edward Henry<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Edward Henry O\'Hare<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781591142492<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"1591142490<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9781591142492<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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