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1945 Inscribed WWII Civilian Training Program Reference Book "Two Hundred Thousand Flyers"
ARTIFACT: This is a hardcover copy of "e;Two Hundred Thousand Flyers - The Story of the Civilian-AAF Pilot Training Program"e;, by World War I veteran of the United States Navy, Willard Wiener. . It is a fabulous reference for collectors of World War II USAAF pilot training items. The book has a complete list of all the different civilian flight schools where pilots were trained. This copy is signed and dated April 4, 1945 on the first page.
VINTAGE: First Edition published January 1945.
SIZE: 211 pages; approximately 9-1/2"e; in width by 6-3/8"e; in height.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Cloth-bound cover, paper.
ATTACHMENT: Glued binding.
MARKINGS: WASHINGTON THE INFANTRY JOURNAL; COPYRIGHT 1945 BY INFANTRY JOURNAL INC. PRINTED IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AMERICAN BOOK-STRATFORD PRESS, INC., NEW YORK; To Rocky with best of luck from Mike(? or More?) 4/4/45.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBCX06 LAAEX6/13
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The book shows very little wear.