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An unedited transcription of the log of T.Sgt. Frank D. Brumm, along with approximately a dozen primary source document including photos, telegrams, newspapers, maps, and official government documents.

T.Sgt. Brumm was on the B-24 "42-47483" with…

An approximately 230-page biography of 1st Lt. Ervin N. Miskin. The manuscript is broken in three parts. Ervin N. Miskin, Pilot, is a narrative biography of the 1st Lt. Miskin's life, the majority of which addresses his time in the military. The…

A hand-written flight log containing accounts of 57 missions, as well as recorded flight time for training and transportation flights.In addition to listing the date, target, flight time, aircraft nickname, and base of origin, S.Sgt. Kehr includes…

A one-page typed letter from S.Sgt. Wade Kehr to "Marg + Jim." The letter was most likely written at the American camp at Nadzab, New Guinea.

S.Sgt. Kehr opens by discussing those at home that have written to him and quickly transitions to the…

Two black and photos of the grave markers of T.Sgt. Frank D. Brumm, T.Sgt. Royal N. Greiner, and 1st Lt. Ervin N. Miskin. Both servicemen were on board the aircraft piloted by 1st Lt. Miskin when it flew into a hillside northwest of Townsville,…

55 pages of the personal diary of T. Sgt. John E. Taylor. Contains extended descriptions of camp life, training, friends and comrades, and military actions, including missions on which fellow servicemen were killed or reported missing. Several…