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WWII 1939 Polish Bomber PZL 37 LOS By Jaroslaw Skora
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PZL 37 “LOS” (Moose) was the most modern aircraft as part of the Polish Air Force during the German invasion in September 1939. The aircraft was designed in 1934 by Jerzy Dabrowski. The... More > publication includes the origins and development of construction of bombers in Poland. A detailed technical description of all the PZL 37 versions. The author also presents the course of fights with the use of PZL 37 in September 1939. The book contains numerous photographs, drawings of aircraft projects, and the colorful boards with camouflage and markings.< Less
Bombers In The Night Sky By Hugh Timmerman
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In 1944, as a thirteen-year old, I saw a Halifax bomber come down in a ball of fire close to our home in the Netherlands. Sixty-three years later, I met up with the pilot of that plane living in... More > Canada. This book describes not only his evasion but also my own wartime experience.< Less
Bombers In The Night Sky By Hugh Timmerman
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In 1944, as a thirteen-year old, I saw a Halifax bomber come down in a ball of fire close to our home in the Netherlands. Sixty-three years later, I met up with the pilot of that plane living in... More > Canada. This book describes not only his evasion but also my own wartime experience.< Less
Impact: The WWII American Bomber That Changed the Lives of Ten Americans and the Entire Town of Weisel, Germany By Theo Dillenberger
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On March 9, 1945, an American B-17 bomber took two hits while bombing the industrial plant "VDM-Werke Heddernheim" in Frankfurt am Main and made an emergency landing near the small town of... More > Weisel, Germany. This singular event rippled through many lives with surprising intensity. Eight crewmembers ended up in captivity and the two others paid with their lives. The residents of Weisel were thrust into contact with "the enemy" for the first time, and for them, the aircraft held possibilities that were then undreamed of... Theo Dillenberger has reconstructed this incident in careful detail and has not only brought astonishing things to light, but he has also unearthed the long-hidden memories that have burned deep inside all concerned. Sixty-one years after that fateful incident, Dillenberger succeeded in finding living crewmembers in the U.S. and in initiating contact between those former soldiers and the townspeople of Weisel.< Less
Stories of a B-17 Bomber Pilot By Andrew Anzanos
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Stories by a B-17 pilot who went from a ninth grade plow boy to commander of a B-17. Some humor has been added as well as the fears and valor associated with the 8th Air Force flyers. The 8th Air... More > Force suffered more extensive casualties than any other major combatment group.< Less
My Frantic II Adventure in WWII By Dr. Arthur L Adams
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The memoirs of a WW II B-17 pilot,with focus on a top secret mission to Poltava, Russia that became the worst USAAF disaster of WW II, and kept secret from the American public for many years after... More > the war.< Less
Nebraska's Fatal Air Crashes of WWII By JERRY PENRY
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A complete compilation of the fatal air crashes that occurred in the State of Nebraska during WWII.
An Everyday Hero: The Memoirs of a WWII Pilot By Flying Officer Kenneth Cockram
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Ken Cockram was a fighter/bomber pilot in the famous 112 ‘Shark’ Squadron RAF during WWII. After signing-up in 1941 he was posted to Rhodesia for his pilot training and he went on to see... More > action in Sicily, Italy (at Monte Cassino) & Yugoslavia followed by air co-operation duties with No 20 AACU Unit in Egypt and the Middle East. On his return to Britain, before being demobbed, he was indirectly involved with the testing and development of what was then the still secret RADAR technology. These are his words recalling his childhood and the years leading up to the end of the 2nd World War.< Less
B-17 Bomber Pilot's Flight Operating Manual By Periscope Film LLC
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The Boeing B-17 was the first mass-produced, four-engine heavy bomber. Used throughout World War II for strategic bombing, the plane earned a reputation for its toughness and versatility. Carrying... More > a crew of ten, and 8,000 pounds of bombs on long range missions, the '17 wreaked havoc on Germany during the critical years 1942-45. The "Memphis Belle", the first B-17 to fly 25 missions over Europe, is perhaps the most famous plane to emerge from the European Theatre. Originally printed by the United States Army Air Force in December of 1942, the B-17 Bomber Pilot's Flight Operating Manual taught pilots everything they needed to know about the “Queen of the Skies.” Originally classified “Restricted”, the manual was declassified long ago and is here reprinted in book form. This affordable facsimile has been reformatted, and color images appear as black and white. Care has been taken however to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less
B-24 Liberator Bomber Pilot's Flight Manual By Periscope Film.com
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The Consolidated B-24 Liberator first saw combat in June of 1942, making a daring raid into Nazi-occupied Romania to bomb the oil fields at Ploesti. Nearly 18,500 Liberators were built during the... More > war years, making it by far the most-produced American combat aircraft. It served in many roles beyond heavy bomber, transport, and anti-submarine patrol, and flew in Africa, Europe, India, the Atlantic, India and the Pacific Theatre. Originally printed by the United States Army Air Force in 1942, the B-24 Liberator Pilot's Flight Operating Manual taught pilots everything they needed to know before entering the cockpit. Originally classified “Restricted”, the manual was declassified long ago and is here reprinted in book form. This affordable facsimile has been reformatted, and color images appear as black and white. Care has been taken however to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less