Spitfires, Thunderbolts, and Warm Beer: An American Fighter Pilot Over Europe

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With war on America's horizon in 1941, LeRoy Gover was determined to be a fighter pilot. Lacking the qualifications that would guarantee him US Army Air Corps wings, the young Californian signed on with the Royal Air Force. By the end of the war, Gover was one of the most experienced American pilots in England, having flown with both the RAF and the Air Corps. This book weaves together the young flyer's letters and diary entries to create a portrait of the kind of man who helped win World War II. After training in the ...

Spitfires, Thunderbolts, and Warm Beer: An American Fighter Pilot Over Europe 2005, Potomac Books

ISBN-13: 9781574888447

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Spitfires, Thunderbolts and Warm Beer: An American Fighter Pilot Over Europe 1995, Brassey's Inc, Dulles

ISBN-13: 9780028811154

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