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Gunny G; Marines History: Charles Lindberg and The Marines In WW II…October 12, 2003
Posted on January 29, 2013 by Gunny G
Over the next year Washington loosened a bit. Lindbergh’s undeniable expertise with aircraft and pilots thawed the bans against him. Indeed, his diary shows an enormously busy schedule of test flights that solved pressing problems of new aircraft. In that process the Lone Eagle flew, and came to know well, almost every combat craft in the U.S. inventory. But Lindbergh hungered for combat and as early as January 1944 had made inquiries as to that possibility.
The Marines responded first. Cautiously, a tour of Corsair bases in the Pacific was arranged.Lindbergh (Photo credit: Wikipedia)In April a friendly U-S- Navy sanctioned and covered Lindbergh’s trip.
He would go to their theater, the Pacific, as a civilian technical assistant. Neither the White House nor even Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox…
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