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The Resource Grasshopper pilot : a memoir, Julian William Cummings with Gwendolyn Kay Cummings

Grasshopper pilot : a memoir, Julian William Cummings with Gwendolyn Kay Cummings

Label
Grasshopper pilot : a memoir
Title
Grasshopper pilot
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Julian William Cummings with Gwendolyn Kay Cummings
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Julian Cummings began flying lightweight Piper Cubs as a young man and was recruited for the experimental and high-risk aerial reconnaissance unit of the Army's Third Infantry Division. In this memoir he chronicles his daring missions in both theaters of combat, from first flights in the North African campaign through the end of the war. He flew 485 missions and was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for bravery in Sicily
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1915-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cummings, Julian William
Dewey number
  • 940.54/4973/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
D769.3 3rd
LC item number
.C86 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1925-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cummings, Gwendolyn Kay
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cummings, Julian William
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Piper Cubs (Airplanes)
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Cummings, Julian William
  • United States
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
Label
Grasshopper pilot : a memoir, Julian William Cummings with Gwendolyn Kay Cummings
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""introduction""; ""1 born to Fly""; ""2 How the Grasshopper Came to be""; ""3 Training at Fort Sill""; ""4 invasion of North Africa""; ""5 D-day Sicily""; ""6 The Sicilian Campaign""; ""7 Invasion of italy""; ""8 Return to Fort Sill""; ""9 Westward Ho""; ""10 On to the Philippines""; ""11 End of the War""; ""12 The Piper Cub""; ""13 From the Piper Cub to the Helicopter""; ""14 A Visit with Phil""; ""15 Civilian Life""; ""Postscript""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 92 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612774336
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732959219
Label
Grasshopper pilot : a memoir, Julian William Cummings with Gwendolyn Kay Cummings
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""introduction""; ""1 born to Fly""; ""2 How the Grasshopper Came to be""; ""3 Training at Fort Sill""; ""4 invasion of North Africa""; ""5 D-day Sicily""; ""6 The Sicilian Campaign""; ""7 Invasion of italy""; ""8 Return to Fort Sill""; ""9 Westward Ho""; ""10 On to the Philippines""; ""11 End of the War""; ""12 The Piper Cub""; ""13 From the Piper Cub to the Helicopter""; ""14 A Visit with Phil""; ""15 Civilian Life""; ""Postscript""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 92 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612774336
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732959219

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