Rare signed 41ST TROOP CARRIER SQUADRON SWPA C-47 PILOT BOOK 317TH GROUP. Privately printed in 1999 - SIGNED BY AUTHOR.234 pages - Softcover (9 inches - 21 cm tall). The author apparently printed a few copies only.
Only a few chapters on WW2 but very detailed. CONDITION: Good, binding is a bit fragile due to softcover. Affectionately known to his multitude of friends as "Bud", died peacefully in Ocala, FL on October 21, 2008 at 86 years of age. Bud was born in Bedford, Iowa in 1922, and served as a Captain in the US Army Air Corps, piloting C-47 with the 41st Troop Carrier Squadron, and the 317th Troop Carrier Group during WWII in the Pacific Theater. Bud retired as a manager of the Air Traffic Control Unit in Honolulu, HI and was a member of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Marion County.
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