Truman J. Smith (1924–2011) was a Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Air Force and a member of the Distinguished Flying Cross Society. In 1958 he founded the Air Force Radio-TV network, which reached Europe, North Africa, and the Near East.
If you have been in combat then you will understand. Whether on the ground, air, sea or all of the above.Published 3 days ago by Joe Havoc
When I think of what kind of person it takes to pilot/co-pilot one of the most sophisticated military aircraft in the world, a 20 year old “man” certainly isn’t what comes to mind. Read morePublished 6 days ago by DACHokie
Excellent story telling by the pilot himself. It is hard to believe that he is not a professional writer and that is recall of actual events is that clear and detailed. Read morePublished 6 days ago by Shawn S Shuler
One of the best write ups of what it was like for a regular guy to become a bomber pilot. I have read many books about this period, and felt that Mr. Read morePublished 6 days ago by ROBERT L BURNSIDE JR
Well written. I especially like the part where he hopped to Belgium on some mission, and was on the ground when the B-17's flew over.Published 8 days ago by S.K. Bigou
Smith knows how to write and he is a talented story teller. He writes in a very direct way and the horror that those heroes had to live comes through every page. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Amazon Customer