Ninth Air Force - USAAF

Ninth Air Force - USAAF

Code: P24215A-3


W: 24cm (9.4")H: 29.5cm (11.6")


H/b, 24 x 29.5cm.  Published by the Executive Liaison Section, USAAF.  Printed in Paris, France by Dessfosses Neogravure,1945. Approximately 54p.  Pictorial unit history of the 9th AAF from the North Africa campaign in support of the British Eighth Army through to D-day and liberation in Europe.  Commanding Officer Major General Hoyt Vandenberg ordered this publication of action paintings as a permanent record of the 9th's achievements.   The artworks in the book are vibrant, accomplished and informative.  The book is in reasonable condition with some fading/marking on the covers and splitting on the spine.  One page has a small tear but they are generally good and bright .  Stock code P24215A-3.