"The 15th Over Italy" WWII USAAF 15th AF Unit History

"The 15th Over Italy" WWII USAAF 15th AF Unit History

Code: afb30015af


Product Description


ARTIFACT: This is a unit history of the United States Army Air Forces 15th Air Force ("The 15th Over Italy"). The center spread of the book shows the wings and groups associated with the 15th, each as an airplane, and their squadrons as bombs or other devices. In addition to action photos, the book has many photos from the Italian towns and cities visited by the 15th. The book was published in 1947 in Los Angeles, California.

VINTAGE: Circa post-World War II (1947).

SIZE: 78 pages with a black and white photographs and illustrations; approximately 10-5/8" in height and 8-1/4" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Construction paper cover, paper.

ATTACHMENT: Stapled binding.

MARKINGS: "The 15TH Over Italy" Copyright 1947 AAF Publications Co. (first page); "The 15TH Over Italy" Jack H. Bozung Editor Published by AAF Publications Company 6015 West Third Street Los Angeles 36, California Photographs by: U.S. Army Air Force, and Others (last page).

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. LADEX4/13

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The book shows some light wear only. No stains, tears or writing inside.

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