Using the plane as a blackboard, a young Italian boy teaches Italian phrases to a B-24 Liberator crew of the 15th Air Force, October 1944.
i’m so excited to see the wayne white exhibit next week!
Countess Andrée De Jongh (November 30, 1916 – October 13, 2007) was a member of the Belgian Resistance during World War II. She organized the Comet Line (Le Réseau Comète) for escaped Allied soldiers. After the war, she worked in leper hospitals in Africa.
Amazing woman, and a real beauty. -whitespacelife
Wiliam Overstreet Jr. died recently at the age of 92. He gained fame during WWII for flying his plane through the Eiffel Tower to shake off a following German fighter (who subsequently crashed) and raised the morale off the French Resistance by doing so. He flew his plane through the Eiffel Tower! Do I really need to say more??
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