Pat Derickson

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:20:43 +0000

The crew of the B-17 Flying Fortress "Memphis Belle"


    "Memphis Belle" Memphis Belle and crew, June 1943.

    Memphis Belle, well built and the best.

    Stealth plane

    Memphis Belle Crew

    My favorite part of writing about WWII is the veterans I've interviewed.

    map of Native American / First Nations tribes; imperfect and incomplete, but how could it not be?

    The Enola Gay dropped the "Little Boy" atomic bomb on Hiroshima.

    26-inch thick armor from Japanese Yamato class battleship, pierced by a US Navy 16-inch gun. The armor is on display at the US Navy Museum.

    so sweet. NY Times Square kiss

    B-17G Pink Lady 44-8846. Flying Legends Duxford | by Hermen Goud Photography