Silent Heroes is an amazing tribute to the bravery of American servicemen during the early years of World War II. The author has compiled his extensive research on many of the American pilots and crews that went down over occupied Czechoslovakia during February through July of 1944 and produced a touching book worthy of the soldiers it describes. Silent Heroes, Volume I is not about just one unit, but rather it is about the 8th - 9th a 15th Air Force aircrafts lost over occupied Czechoslovakia in 1944.I circled him all the way down, through overcast and clear with still no sign of distress from Lt. Kurtz. ... 42-31775 Engines - type, model and series: (a) SW- 00657 (b) SW-006563 (c) SW-006623 (d) SW-008781 Nickname of aircraft: Easy 5 Type of mission: Bombing ... Jr. 2nd Lt, Pilot 0-755775 Wabasha, MN KIA Enoch, Kingsley B. 2nd Lt, Copilot 0-819676 Springfield, MA KIA Berrie, Albert L. 2nd Lt, Nav.
|Author||:||Manuel F. Van Eyck|
|Publisher||:||Turner Publishing Company - 2002-06|