Above the Clouds: Memoirs of a B-26 Marauder Pilot by Major Richard M. Crummett

By Major Richard M. Crummett

From disarming a dwell grenade to creating deadstick landings, significant Crummett’s adventures converse for themselves. From the fruit of a meticulous diary, the tale unfolds in Crummett’s personal voice with humility and wit. throughout the eyes of this Maine farmboy, his love affair with “The Widowmaker” brings the aviation battles of WWII to existence for the reader. experience alongside within the cockpit as flak bursts round you and anti-aircraft weapons growth from less than. a talented storyteller, “Iron guy” Crummett tells it in such nice aspect, even Air strength historians should be impressed.

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