Above the Clouds: Memoirs of a B-26 Marauder Pilot by Major Richard M. Crummett

By Major Richard M. Crummett

From disarming a reside grenade to creating deadstick landings, significant Crummett’s adventures converse for themselves. From the fruit of a meticulous diary, the tale unfolds in Crummett’s personal voice with humility and wit. in the course of the eyes of this Maine farmboy, his love affair with “The Widowmaker” brings the aviation battles of WWII to lifestyles for the reader. experience alongside within the cockpit as flak bursts round you and anti-aircraft weapons increase from lower than. a talented storyteller, “Iron guy” Crummett tells it in such nice element, even Air strength historians might be impressed.

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