James Howard was the only fighter pilot in the ETO to be awarded the Medal of Honor during WWII. James Howard was leading a flight of P-51s on January 11, 1944 when he found himself alone protecting a squadron of US bombers from about 40 German enemy planes. Peter Wilson, General F. Michael Rogers and Will Louie tell the story.
Saturday, June 25, 2016
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Edward R. Regis was a fighter pilot in the 353rd Fighter Squadron. In this tribute video he talks about his time as a P-51 pilot, getting shot down and becoming a POW. He also talks about "The Great March" in which hundreds of thousands of Allied POWS were forced to march across Germany in blizzard conditions.
Friday, June 3, 2016
94 year old Nathan H. Glick tells us about his career as a combat artist in WWII. Much of his time was spent covering the 354th Fighter Group for "The Stars and Stripe" newspaper. Some never before seen drawings of Nathan are featured. --- Nathan H. Glick (1912 - 2012)