I saw this video about the Alaskan-Siberian lend lease route and I thought it was interesting enough to share.
You can see the P-39 Airacrobra, the plane that Bobby and Jack would have flown, at 1:27, and then again at 3:25, and then a big formation of them at 5:14.
I knew that female pilots flew for the Soviet Union, but to be honest I had no idea that American women also flew for the U.S. Army Air Force until I saw this video.
I love old war footage and documentaries, so I decided to go ahead and publish the following chapters to share anything I find that relates the story.
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The Undesirables (Sample Chapter)Historical Fiction
(Chapter 1 only) In the winter of 1941-1942, Leningrad is under siege, and Karen Hamilton, a seventeen-year-old American musician, finds herself trapped and struggling to survive. Throughout the city, people are dying of starvation and frostbite, an...