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Eddie Rickenbacker Papers, RG 101

Accession 00-036

Listed by:  Gary Gunnels
Date:  3/27/00


Date Span:  1942

Size of Collection: 1 item

Biographical Sketch:  Rickenbacker and his B-17 crew were forced to land in the Pacific in 1942, and spent twenty-one days at sea.  After his rescue and some rest, Rickenbacker continued his tour of duty, observing fighting in New Guinea and the Solomons.

Scope / Content:  Photocopy of Rickenbacker’s speech We Prayed concerning his mission to the South Pacific in 1942.


TRANSCRIPTION:  [Forthcoming]



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