Big Friend, Little Friend Memoirs of a World War II Fighter Pilot

By: Turner, Richard E. (Lt. Col. Usaf, Ret. )

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Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is a crack to the paper on the rear inner joint. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several beginning edges / nicks , along with some sunning / toning to the spine and spine joints. "Richard Eugene Turner (April 8, 1920 November 15, 1986) was a fighter pilot with the 9th Air Force in the European Theater during World War II and early in the Korean War. He became an ace during World War II, scoring 12 victories. He was named Commanding Officer of the 356th Fighter Squadron of the 354th Fighter Group in February 1944. He wrote of his experience in Mustang Pilot, first published in 1970. In World War II Turner was awarded the following decorations: Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross with one oak leaf cluster, Air Medal with 12 oak leaf clusters, Croix de Guerre with Palm, EAME Ribbon with 4 Bronze Stars, and ATO Ribbon with one Bronze Star. " (from Wikipedia)

Title: Big Friend, Little Friend Memoirs of a World War II Fighter Pilot

Author Name: Turner, Richard E. (Lt. Col. Usaf, Ret. )

Categories: World War II,

Edition: Trade Edition

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1969

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: A41028

Keywords: World War II Richard E. Turner United States Air Force Mustang Planes Fighter Pilots Heavy Bombers Mustang Group 356th Fighter Squadron World war II,