Claire Chennault: American Hero

Straight, Michael
March 1942
New Republic;3/2/42, Vol. 106 Issue 9, p288
Presents information on Claire Chennault, pilot of the American Volunteer Group with emphasis on his contribution to the second World War. Discussion of Chennault's career as a teacher at an Air Corps tactical school; Proof of his leadership in China with reference to the formation of "Three Men on a Flying Trapeze,"; Faith of Chennault in the future of airplanes; Study of Japanese techniques; Division of his campaign into three stages according to the air force at China's disposal; Military assistance given by Chennault to China; Account of victory over Rangoon and Moulmein.


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