Flying the Hump, in World War II

Michael Kidda describes flying over the Himilayan Moutains during WWII in ill-equipped C-109 and B-24 bomber airplanes. These bombers had been converted to gasoline tankers and were not designed to fly at this altitude or these conditions, which made “Flying...

E. Vaughn Gordy, Jr. – World War II

In this interview Vaughn talks about his World War II experience, specifically his 45th mission when his plane was shot down by enemy fire.