TITLE

Claire Chennault: American Hero

AUTHOR(S)
Straight, Michael
PUB. DATE
March 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;3/2/42, Vol. 106 Issue 9, p288
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
14694708

 

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