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Publication Title Protect & Avenge: The 49th Fighter Group in World War II
Call# 2010.43
Summary Autographed by former 49th Fighter Group pilot Lt. Col. Ralph Easterling of Charlotte, NC, this book covers the history of the group during WW II. The 49th was the most succesful fighter group in the war against Japan. Lt. Col. Easterling was a member of the 8th Fighter Squadron of the 49th FG, part of the 5th Air Force, from March 1944 to June 1945.
People Easterling, Ralph L.
Alger, M. "Big Pete"
Aschenbrener, R. Bob
Barnett, C. "Smiley"
Bong, Richard I.
Campbell, David
Damstrom, Fernley H.
Dehaven, Robert M.
Dick, Frederick E.
Drier, William C.
Fanning, Grover E.
Hagerstrom, Robert "Hag"
Harris, Ernie
Harris, Bruce
Hennon, William J.
Howard, Robert L.
Hutchinson, Donald "Fighter"
Johnson, Gerry
Jordan, Wally
Lee, Don
Love, Francis
Manning, George "Red"
Martin, W. Bill
McComsey, R. Bob
McElroy, Charles "Mac"
McHale, R. Bob
Morrissey, Robert
Moore, Danny
Nichols, Frank
Nutter, Francis
Paris, Joel B. III
Peck, Ed
Reynolds, Andy
Runey, W. Bill
Selman, C. Jim
Stanton, Arland
Van Auken, Robert
Walker, George A.
Wandrey, Ralph H.
Watkins, James A.
Williams, Willie "Wewak Willie"
Alber, George
Wurtsmith, Paul B. "Squeeze"