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Semper Fi in the Sky

Semper Fi in the Sky

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Here, one of America's most popular military historians recreates, using their own moving and powerful voices, the true stories of the U.S. Marine pilots who flew the Allies to victory in World War II. These riveting accounts recreate conflicts ranging from the Marines' gallant defense of Wake Island, where Captain Henry "Baron" Elrod destroyed ...


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