Under the Wing of a Patriot

Under the Wing of a Patriot

by Shane Allen



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781633061972
Publisher: Tate Publishing & Enterprises, L.L.C.
Publication date: 10/28/2014
Pages: 236
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Shane Allen is a journalist and historian. As a past newspaper owner, editor, and publisher who grew up in the outdoors of Southwest Oklahoma, his gritty yet simple writing style make a unique and eloquent read spoken in the words of a true country boy. He resides in North Texas with his wife of twenty years and two children.

Table of Contents

Foreword 11

Letter 13

The Makings 17

Inspired 29

Flying 39

Jets 51

The F-86 61

Patriots 71

Finishing 83

Changing Squadrons and Planes 95

Ocean Crossing 127

Crew Chiefs and Commanders 135

Doc Ryan and William Tell 145

Army Helicopters 155

Jabara 163

Going to Vietnam 173

FAC in SEA 185

Pentagon 201

358th TFS 209

Moving Up 219

Close 227

Bibliography 231

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