Thomas Burkhalter

Thomas Burkhalter

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Hard Men, Desperate Times: the 19th Bomb Group in the SW Pacific

In Alis Vincimus – “On Wings We Conquer”

Motto of the 19th Bomb Group

During the early morning hours of December 8, 1941, an Army cook just coming off duty at Clark Field on the Philippine island of Luzon tuned in his Zenith Transoceanic radio to the Honolulu radio station. He heard the announcer broadcasting that Japanese aircraft were attacking Pearl Harbor…

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