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by Lawrence J. Hickey, James T. Pettus, Osamu Tagaya, Edward M. Rogers and Madison D. Jonas
IHRA  2019 (1st edition)
Hardcover
464 pages
600+ photos
32 page color section
Full color paintings
Maps, aircraft profiles
ISBN: 978-0-913511-06-0
Cover Price: $80.00
Language: English

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Ken’s Men Against The Empire
The Illustrated History of the 43rd Bombardment Group During World War II
Volume II: October 1943 to 1945 B-24 Era


Ken’s Men Against The Empire Volume II covers the second half of the history of the 43rd Bombardment Group (43rd BG) "Ken's Men" in the South West Pacific Area (SWPA) duing World War II. This book is written and researched by Lawrence J. Hickey with co-authors James T. Pettus, Osamu Tagaya, Edward Rogers and Madison Jonas.

The book features hundreds of World War II photographs, maps and original artwork by aviation artist Jack Fellows.

The last pages of the books are a preview of Volume II, covering the remainder of the unit's WWII service from November 1943 until the end of the war will be published as a separate volume.

This book is an essential addition to your aviation library. Order online via International Historical Research Associates autographed copies are available free of charge.

The first half of the history is Ken’s Men Against The Empire - The Illustrated History of the 43rd Bombardment Group During World War I - Volume I: Prewar to October 1943 The B-17 Era.

Check out International Historical Research Associates publications on 5th Air Force group histories including: Warpath Over The Pacific, Revenge of the Red Raiders and Rampage of the Roarin' 20's.

Interviews with authors Lawrence J. Hickey, Osamu Tagaya, Edward Rogers
Review by  Justin Taylan  

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Last Updated
May 20, 2022


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