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The Resource Never call me a hero : a legendary American dive-bomber pilot remembers the Battle of Midway, N. Jack "Dusty" Kleiss ; with Timothy and Laura Orr

Never call me a hero : a legendary American dive-bomber pilot remembers the Battle of Midway, N. Jack "Dusty" Kleiss ; with Timothy and Laura Orr

Label
Never call me a hero : a legendary American dive-bomber pilot remembers the Battle of Midway
Title
Never call me a hero
Title remainder
a legendary American dive-bomber pilot remembers the Battle of Midway
Statement of responsibility
N. Jack "Dusty" Kleiss ; with Timothy and Laura Orr
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1916-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kleiss, N. Jack
Dewey number
940.54/26699
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D774.M5
LC item number
K54 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Orr, Timothy J.
  • Orr, Laura Lawfer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kleiss, N. Jack
  • United States
  • Enterprise (Aircraft carrier : CV-6)
  • Midway, Battle of, 1942
  • Dive bomber pilots
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Label
Never call me a hero : a legendary American dive-bomber pilot remembers the Battle of Midway, N. Jack "Dusty" Kleiss ; with Timothy and Laura Orr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Jill Kleiss -- Introduction / by Norman Jack Kleiss -- Kansas childhood, 1916-1932 -- The lure of flight, 1932-1934 -- Midshipman, 1934-1938 -- Finding love, 1938-1939 -- The Navy's surface fleet, 1939-1940 -- Flight training, 1940-1941 -- Scouting Squadron Six, part 1, May-June 1941 -- Scouting Squadron Six, part 2, June-November 1941 -- The Pacific War begins, November 1941-January 1942 -- The battle of the Marshall Islands, February 1942 -- Wake and Marcus Islands, February-March 1942 -- The central Pacific, March-June 1942 -- The Battle of Midway, part 1, the morning attack, June 4, 1942 -- The Battle of Midway, part 2, the afternoon attack, June 4, 1942 -- The Battle of Midway, part 3, June 5 and 6, 1942 -- Return to the States, June-October 1942 -- Flight instructor, 1942-1945 -- My life after the Second World War, 1946-1976 -- Remembering Midway, 1976-2016 -- Afterword / by Timothy J. Orr -- Appendix: Roster, Scouting Squadron Six, May 1941 to June 1942
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 312 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062692054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn969370304
  • (Sirsi) o969370304
  • (OCoLC)969370304
Label
Never call me a hero : a legendary American dive-bomber pilot remembers the Battle of Midway, N. Jack "Dusty" Kleiss ; with Timothy and Laura Orr
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Jill Kleiss -- Introduction / by Norman Jack Kleiss -- Kansas childhood, 1916-1932 -- The lure of flight, 1932-1934 -- Midshipman, 1934-1938 -- Finding love, 1938-1939 -- The Navy's surface fleet, 1939-1940 -- Flight training, 1940-1941 -- Scouting Squadron Six, part 1, May-June 1941 -- Scouting Squadron Six, part 2, June-November 1941 -- The Pacific War begins, November 1941-January 1942 -- The battle of the Marshall Islands, February 1942 -- Wake and Marcus Islands, February-March 1942 -- The central Pacific, March-June 1942 -- The Battle of Midway, part 1, the morning attack, June 4, 1942 -- The Battle of Midway, part 2, the afternoon attack, June 4, 1942 -- The Battle of Midway, part 3, June 5 and 6, 1942 -- Return to the States, June-October 1942 -- Flight instructor, 1942-1945 -- My life after the Second World War, 1946-1976 -- Remembering Midway, 1976-2016 -- Afterword / by Timothy J. Orr -- Appendix: Roster, Scouting Squadron Six, May 1941 to June 1942
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 312 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062692054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn969370304
  • (Sirsi) o969370304
  • (OCoLC)969370304

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