This is a circa 1945 booklet entitled “Burma Air Victory September 1943 - June 1945 Eastern Air Command”. Headed by General Stratemeyer, the Eastern Air Command (EAC) coordinated the joint efforts by the United States Army Air Forces and the Royal Air Force (RAF), as well as air forces of the British Commonwealth, to eradicate the Japanese presence from Burma. The booklet was printed in India.
28 pages with black-and-white photographs and some one color illustrations; approximately 9-1/2" in height and 7-3/8” in width.
Oaktag cover, glossy paper.
Passed by U.S. Press Censor, APO 465, L.B.T. Passed by R.A.F. Press Censor, S.E.A.C., Calcutta; Printed at the Indian Press Ltd. (on last page).
This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEX07 LHEX4/13
7 (Very Fine): The booklet cover has a small rip in the front cover and some creasing on front and back; first page has a minor stain in its corner and there is no writing inside.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.