Glory Days: The Untold Story of the Men Who Flew the B-66 Destroyer into the Face of Fear

Glory Days: The Untold Story of the Men Who Flew the B-66 Destroyer into the Face of Fear

by Wolfgang W.E. Samuel
     
 
Glory Days is the untold story of an airplane and its brave flyers who valiantly served our nation in time of war. The two EB-66 equipped combat squadrons flying from bases in Thailand against North Vietnam earned the Presidential Unit Citation for valor in combat, numerous Outstanding Unit Awards with V-device, and equivalent U.S. Navy citations. EB-66 flyers earned

Overview

Glory Days is the untold story of an airplane and its brave flyers who valiantly served our nation in time of war. The two EB-66 equipped combat squadrons flying from bases in Thailand against North Vietnam earned the Presidential Unit Citation for valor in combat, numerous Outstanding Unit Awards with V-device, and equivalent U.S. Navy citations. EB-66 flyers earned Silver Stars and Distinguished Flying Crosses for heroism, Air Medals galore, and too many Purple Hearts - attesting to their courage and sacrifice. This then is their gripping story - untold for far too long.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764330865
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
07/23/2008
Pages:
464
Sales rank:
669,748
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 10.60(h) x 1.71(d)

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