Rare 1945 "We'll Say Goodbye: Story of the "Long Rangers" - 307th Bombardment Group (HV)"
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Rare 1945 "We'll Say Goodbye: Story of the "Long Rangers" - 307th Bombardment Group (HV)"

Code: afb20307bga

$395.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a rare hardcover 1945 book entitled "We'll Say Goodbye: Story of the "Long Rangers" – 307th Bombardment Group (HV)", written and illustrated by members of the 307th themselves. The book is named for the Rangers' song "We'll Say goodbye". The book deals with the 307th's more than two long years of warfare and has fantastic graphics and several photographs recording the Group's Pacific travels. Also included with the book is a period 2 page ordering form from the publisher, F.H. Johnston Publishing Company of Sydney, Australia. The book is in very good condition and has a green cover.

VINTAGE: Circa 1945.

SIZE: 108 pages with black and white photographs; approximately 11-1/4"e; in height and 8-3/4" in width and 5/16" in thickness.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Embossed cloth-bound cover, glossy paper.

ATTACHMENT: Glued binding.

MARKINGS: Published for 307th Bombardment Group (HV) 13th U.S. Army Air Force by the F. H. JOHNSTON PUBLISHING COMPANY 34 Jamieson Street, Sydney Australia Passed by Base Censor, 13th AAF, April 24, 1945 Registered in Australia for transmission by post as a book.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. LCIEX4/13

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The book shows some small spots of wear to the corners of the cover with one crease; inside of book is in excellent shape except for some wrinkling on the "e;Autograph"e; page.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.