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  • Aerospace Museums
    • Calgary Aerospace Museum – June 2012, pg. 30
  • AFEES flag – June 2012, pg. 14
  • AFEES History
    • Atkinson papers – Sept. 2011, pg. 26
    • History of AFEES – Sept. 2011, pg. 23
  • AFEES Reunions
    • 2012 Albuquerque – – Sept. 2011, pg. 14, 16-17; December 2011, pg.  13-17; March 2012, pg. 13-19; June 2012, pg. 3
    • 2013
    • 2014
    • 2015
    • 2016 Tucson – February 2016, pp. 2-10
  • AFEES Reunion Minutes – June 2012, pg. 10-11
  • AFEES Winged Foot Emblem
    • History of the Winged Boot – Dec. 2014, pg. 15
  • Air Force Bases
    • Andrews AFB – December 2011, pg. 3
    • Barksdale AFB – December 2011, pg. 20
    • Brooks City-Base – Sept. 2011, pg. 19
    • Davis-Monthan AFB – February 2016, pg. 11
    • Kirkland AFB – March 2012, pg.12; June 2012, pg. 8-14
    • Lackland AFB, Tex. – Sept. 2011, pg. 7
    • Little Rock AFB – March 2012, pg. 10
    • Maxwell Field – December 2011, pg. 5
    • Peterson AFB – December 2011, pg. 21
    • Sheppard – Sept. 2011, pg. 19
    • Vandenburg AFB, 381st Training Group  – February 2016, pg. 22
  • Archives
    • U.S. Air Force Library, Dayton, Ohio, donation of Leslie Atkinson papers  – Sept. 2011, pg. 26
  • British SAS
    • Operation Bulbasket – July 2013, pg. 18
    • Operation Moses – July 2013, pg. 18
  • Bomber and Fighter Names
    • All American – Sept. 2011, pg.29
    • Big Stupe V – December 2011, pg. 30
    • Black Dog – Sept. 2011, pg. 12
    • Black Thursday – Sept. 2011, pg. 29
    • Bull O’ the Woods – Dec. 2014, pg. 14
    • Carolina Boomerang  – Sept. 2011, pg. 24; Sept. 2012, pg. 10
    • Damn Yankee – December 2011, pg. 29
    • Danny Boy – December 2011, pg. 25
    • Eight Balls – June 2012, pg. 6
    • Hat Jane – June 2012, pg. 26
    • Jackie Boy  – Sept. 2012, pg. 26
    • Jolly Duck – June 2012, pg. 30
    • Kansas City Killer – Sept. 2012, pg. 6
    • Lady Millicent – Sept. 2011, pg. 29
    • Liberty Belle – Sept. 2011, pg. 3, 8-9, 11
    • Loving Aline  – March 2012, pg. 30
    • Lucky Lady – Dec. 2014, pg. 17
    • Mad Rebel – June 2012, pg. 28
    • Moon Glow – Dec. 2014, pg. 6
    • My Peach – July 2013, pg. 16
    • Northern Queen  – Sept. 2012, pg. 28
    • Our Bay-Bee – Sept. 2011, pg. 20; March 2012, pg. 30;June 2012, pg. 19
    • Paper Doll – Sept. 2011, pg. 12
    • Patches – Sept. 2011, pg. 29; March 2015, pg. 15
    • Phoenix – July 2013, pg. 15
    • Portland-Anne – Sept. 2011, pg. 12
    • Roll Call – Sept. 2011, pg. 12
    • Rupert the Roo I – March 2013, pg. 26
    • Salvo Sal – Sept. 2011, pg. 12
    • Sarah Jane  – – Sept. 2011, pg. 24; Sept. 2012, pg. 10-11
    • Skack Buster  – Sept. 2012, pg. 30
    • Sentimental Journey – Sept. 2011, pg. 25
    • Shoo Shoo Baby – Sept. 2011, pg. 12
    • Snafuperman – December 2011, pg. 28
    • Straighten Up and Fly Right – July 2013, pg. 14; Pgs 14, March 2013
    • Swinging Door – March 2015, pg. 22
    • Straighten Up and Fly Right  – Sept. 2012, pg. 30
    • Susan Ruth – Dec. 2014, pg. 15
    • Stubby Gal II
    • Sweet Suzanne – Sept. 2011, pg. 12
    • Texas Raiders – Sept. 2011, pg. 24
    • T.S. (for Tough S….) – December 2011, pg. 28
    • The Witch – December 2011, pg. 10
    • Won Long Hop – Sept. 2011, pg. 30
    • Worry Bird  – Sept. 2012, pg.  28
    • Wulfe Hound – March 2013, pg. 21
    • You Can’t Take It With You  – March 2013, pg. 25

Books, Movies, and Museum Reviews and Book References

  • Behind Enemy Lines: Escape and Evasion Aids of World War II, Fraser Museum, Louisville, KY, by Robert Baldwin – March 2013, pg 7
  • Bomber Boys, by Travis Ayres – December 2011, pg. 28
  • Code Burgundy: The Long Escape by John Katsaros  – Sept. 2011, pg. 11; March 2012, pg. 4
  • Dancing in the Dark: Escape and Evasion in Croatia During the Second World War by Louis R. Head, – June 2012, pg.  26
  • Eleven Americans Fell From the Sky by Pierre Montaz-Rosset  – March 2012, pg. 10
  • Escape Through the Pyrenees by ____ Dunbar – June 2012, pg. 27
  • Forgotten 500 – Sept. 2011, pg. 32
  • Girl in the Blue Beret by Bobbie Ann Mason – Sept. 2011, pg. 9; March 2012, pg. 26
  • In Dienst van Hun Naaste…Een stuk pilotenhulp in de tweede wereldoorlog, by Bart M. Rijnhout, March 2013, pg. 15
  • In the Footsteps of Bud Owens  – February 2016, pg. 22
  • Last Mission of the Wham Bam Boys: Courage, Tragedy, and Justice in World War II, by Gregory A. Freeman – March 2015, pg. 13
  • Last Passage, 2010 documentary about six evaders – Sept. 2011, pg. 7; December 2011, pg. 7
  • Little Cycone, by Airey Neave – December 2013, pg. 11
  • Mad Rebel by 1st Lt. John H. Oliphant – June 2012, pg. 28
  • My Extraordinary Odyssey, by Miriam Burley, 2007  – Sept. 2012, pg. 14
  • Pyama-house by Dr. Frans Govers – Sept. 2011, pg. 12, 32
  • Shot Down and On the Run: RAF and Commonwealth Aircrews Who Got Home from Behind Enemy Lines, 1940-1945 by Graham Pitchfork  – March 2012, pg. 21
  • Shot Down: The True Story of Pilot Howard Snyder – Dec. 2014, pg. 15
  • Slovakian Miles, by Neal Cobb – June 2012, pg. 28
  • Tail End Charlie by Dominique Lecomte – Sept. 2011, pg. 22
  • Taking Fire—Saving Captive Airmen, Kevin O’Rourke and Joe Peters – Dec. 2013, pg. 14
  • Tenacious Spy, the Story of William Morris Jones, by Karen Rempel Arthur  – Sept. 2012, pg. 20
  • They Helped Me Escape, by Clayton David – December 2011, pg. 12
  • Tips for Escapers and Evaders – December 2011, pg. 6
  • Tom: A Life Saved–Lives Lost! by Goffinet McLaren – March 2015, pg. 13
  • Unbroken (movie) – Dec. 2014, pg. 15
  • United States Army Air Force in Switzerland, by Roger Anthoine
  • Wartime Journey, Bailout Over Belgium by William L. Cupp – Sept. 2011, pg. 30
  • What I Never Tod You by Candy Kyler Brown – Sept. 2011, pg. 27
  • Women Heroes of World War II: 26 Stories of Espionage, Sabotage, Resistance, and Rescue,  – February 2016, pg. 15
  • Britain
    • Americans in WWII Britain, “A Nostalgic Look Back” – March 2013, pgs. 19-20
  • Cartoons
    • Back Forty – Sept. 2011, pg. 14; Dec. 2011, pg. 18; Mar. 2012, pg. 23;
    • Beetle Bailey – Sept. 2011, pg.  14, 23;  Dec. 2011, pg. 5 ept. 2012, pg. 11;
    • Blondie – Sept. 2011, pg. 14
    • Frank and Ernest – Sept. 2011, pg. 12
    • Shoe – Sept. 2011, pg. 14; Dec. 2011, pg. 25
  • Casualties
    • Addy, Lt. Floyd – Sept. 2011, pg. 30
    • Appleby, Ernest – February 2016, pg.  25
    • Hackley, Francis – December 2011, pg. 5-6
    • Irvin, Donald – December 2011, pg. 5-6
    • Pelletier, Donald (lost in the North Sea) – December 2011, pg. 1
    • Rosenthal, Abraham – Sept. 2011, pg. 22
  • Caterpillar Club
  • Cemeteries
    • Ardennes American Cemetery – February 2016, pg. 21
  • Chetniks
    • Gen. Mihailovich – Winter 2012/2013, pgs. 4-6
  • Codes
    • Slang, use of, to fool Germans – Winter 2012/2013, pg. 5
  • Concentration Camps
  •           Airmen in Concentration Camps
    • Buchenwald (captured airmen) – June 2012, pg. 6; March 2013, pg 12-14; – February 2016, pg. 15
    • Mauthausen – February 2016, pg. 26
    • Ravensbruck – February 2016, pg. 15
  • Congressional Recognition of Evaders – Winter 2012/2013, pgs. 6-7
  • Crash Sites, Aviation Archeology
  • Deception
  •           Deaf and Mute – March 2015, pg. 19
  •           False ID
    • “Alfred Savory” – March 2015, pg. 18
  • Documentaries
    • ASA Productions on the aftermath of WWII – March 2015, pg. 22
  • Entertainers of Troops
  •           Glenn Miller
  • Escape Kit, Escape Maps – March 2015, pg. 17
  • Escape Lines
    • Andarte (Greek Resistance helpers) – December 2011, pg. 3
    • Bar-le Due – March 2012, pg. 6
    • Bordeaux-Loupiac Network – March 2012, pg. 24
    • Brandy – March 2013, pg. 21
    • “Brittany” – March 2015, pg. 18
    • Chemin de la Liberte – December 2011, pg. 6
    •  Comet – – Sept. 2011, pg. 30; December 2011, pg.  7; March 2012, pg. 5, 6; June 2012, pg. 32 (Brigitte d’Oultremont); March 2013, pg. 21
    • Dutch-Paris  – – Sept. 2011, pg. 24; March 2012, pg. 20; Sept. 2012, pg. 10-11
    • Jade-Fitzroy Network – March 2012, pg. 6
    • L’Armee Blanche  – – Sept. 2011, pg. 24; Sept. 2012, pg. 10
    • L.O. (National Organization for People in Hiding) (Dutch) – December 2011, pg. 21
    • Mission Martin – March 2012, pg. 6
    • Operation Bonaparte
    • Operation Sherwood –  July 2013, pg. 13; – March 2013, pg. 26
    • PAT (Pat O’Leary Line) – Sept. 2011, pg. 28; Dec. 2014, pg. 17
    • Pilot Line Curl Meewis of Amsterdam – Sept. 2011, pg. 12
    • Possum Line – March 2012, pg. 6, 7
    • San Martino
    • Shelburn – December 2013, pg. 16-17; July 2013, pg. 13;
    • White Brigade  – March 2013, pg. 25
  • Escape Lines – Commemorative Organizations
    • Les Amis Comete in Pays – Sept. 2011, pg. 7
    • WW2 Escape Lines Memorial Society (WW2 ELMS) – Sept. 2011, pg. 7
  • Escape Lines – Commemorative Walks
    • Chemin de la Liberte – Sept. 2011, pg. 7; December 2011, pg. 6-8, 12
    • Comete Freedom Trail – Sept. 2011, pg. 7
    • Tenna Vlley Freedom Trail – February 2016, pg. 12
  • Evacuations of Evaders
  • False ID
  • Films, Documentaries
  • Fighter Groups
    • 404th FG, 9th AF – February 2016, pg. 20
  • Freteval Forrest –  July 2013, pg. 13;  – March 2013, pg. 26
  • Generals
  •           Patton
  • German Pilots
  •           Wilborn, Horst – December 2013, pg. 8
  • Gestapo, SD, GFP
  • Ghost Train – see Phantom Train
  • Guardia Civil (Spanish Civil Guard) – June 2012, pg. 27
  • Halyard Mission – Winter 2012/2013, pg. 5
  • Historians
    • Campbell, Chris, TV producer researching escape kits used to contain games and other items – Sept. 2011, pg. 32
    • Cornevin-Hayton, Roger – December 2011, pg. 4
    • De Swart, Co – Sept. 2011, pg. 20, 32; December 2011, pg. 21
    • Foot, M.R.D. (author of books on SOE, helpers, etc., his death) – June 2012, pg. 32
    • Grauerholz, Sue – December 2011, pg. 7
    • Harrison, Elizabeth – December 2011, pg. 12
    • Janes, Keith (see Greg Lewis) – February 2016, pg. 14
    • Koreman, Dr. Megan – Sept. 2011, pg. 24-25; Sept. 2012, pg. 10-11
    • Lewis, Greg (writing book on The Phantom Train) – February 2016, pg. 14
    • McPherson, Ken (member 8th AF Hist. Soc.) – December 2011, pg. 1
    • Stourton, Edward (BBC), narrator of BBC documentaries of escapes across the Pyrenees – Sept. 2011, pg.  32; December 2011, pg. 6
    • Verstraeten, Walter (see Greg Lewis) – February 2016, pg. 14
  • History of WWII
    • Greece – December 2011, pg. 3
    • Greek Batallion – December 2011, pg. 3
  • Honor Flight Network (organizations that honor American veterans) – June 2012, pg. 21
  • Intelligence, Sabotage Operations (SOE, OSS)
  • Internees in Neutral Countries
  • Interrogation to Identify Infiltrators: March 2013, pg 11
  • Jimmy Doolittle Raid on Tokyo – June 2012, pg. 22
  • Korean War
  • Marathon Camps – December 2013, pg. 10
  • Memorials of Downed Airmen and Helpers
  • Miscellaneous
    • 8th AF Escape and Evacuation Society – February 2016, pg. 21
    • 485th Air Service Group – February 2016, pg.  20
    • AFEES exhibit at National WWII Museum – June 2012, pg. 2
    • Allen Dulles – Sept. 2012, pg.  30
    • Angel Thunder search and rescue – February 2016, pg. 11
    • Aviation Art – Sept. 2011, pg. 25
    • B-29 crew rescue off Japan, film – Sept. 2011, pg. 21
    • BBC London Radio – Sept. 2011, pg. 32
    • Black market – February 2016, pg. 17
    • Camp Lucky Strike – February 2016, pg. 27
    • Chennault, Lt. Gen Claire Lee – December 2011, pg. 18
    • Collings Foundation Wings of Freedom Tour – December 2011, pg. 5
    • Flying Tigers Reunion – December 2011, pg. 18
    • Food and heating shortages – February 2016, pg. 19
    • Grafton Underwood Airfield – Sept. 2012, pg.  21
    • Guardia Civil (Spanish Civil Guard) – Sept. 2012, pg. 24
    • Hlinka Guards (Slovak Nazis) – February 2016, pg. 25
    • History of the Winged Boot – Dec. 2014, pg. 15
    • Hitler Youth – February 2016, pg. 20
    • Honor Flight Network – March 2012, pg.1
    • Hugens (Huguen), Roger (Dutch historian)  – March 2012, pg. 23
    • It’s a Long Way to Tipperary – February 2016, pg. 19
    • Lysander – March 2012, pg. 6
    • Market Garden offensive – February 2016, pg. 18
    • McNabb, Gen. Duncan – Sept. 2011, pg. 5-6, 19 (retirement article)
    • Missing Research and Inquiry Unit (RAF) – February 2016, pg. 21
    • Monte San Martino Trust – February 2016, pg. 12-13
    • National Archives digitization of helper files – February 2016, pg. 14
    • National Museum of the Air Force (Dayton, Ohio) – March 2012, pg. 3
    • Operation Marathon – December 2011, pg. 8
    • “Payment to Julia” 1951 radio show – December 2011, pg. 31
    • Philips Co. – February 2016, pg. 17
    • Ploesti Raiders – December 2011, pg. 20
    • Radio direction finder – February 2016, pg. 18
    • Rationing, ration coupons, coal rations – February 2016, pg. 18
    • SERE (survival, evasion, resistance, and escape training) – Sept. 2011, pg. 21
    • Shelburne Foundation Trail Challenge – March 2012, pg. 20
    • Stewart, Jimmy (actor) – March 2012, pg. 10
    • Tripp, Lt. John – February 2016, pg. 27
    • UNRA (United Nations Relief Administration) – February 2016, pg. 20
    • Weyland, Francene – Sept. 2011, pg. 32
    • Williams, Lt. Col. Archie F. (Meteorology Aviation Cadet) – March 2012, pg. 22
    • Windmill vanes used in signaling – February 2016, pg. 18-19
    • Zeiss Optics factory – February 2016, pg. 17
  • Museum displays of escape and evasion
    • Fraser Museum, Louisville, KY – March 2013, pg 7
  • National Keep the Spirit of ’45 Alive – Sept. 2011, pg. 32
  • Navajo Code Talkers  – June 2012, pg. 7
  • Obituaries of Airmen and Helpers
  • Operation Halyard – March 2013, pgs 6-7;
  • Oral History Programs
  • OSS, MI9
    • D’Oultremont, George – March 2012, pg. 6
    • Greek Batallion in OSS – December 2011, pg. 3
    • Katsaros, S. Charles “Chuck” – December 2011, pg. 3
    • Katsirubas, William “bill” – December 2011, pg. 3
    • Lafleur, Conrad – March 2012, pg. 6
    • Mission Martin  – March 2012, pg. 6
    • OSS in Yugoslavia – December 2011, pg. 11
    • Potier, Dominique Edgard  – March 2012, pg. 6
  • Pacific Theatre
  •           Australia
  •           Borneo
  •           Dutch East Indies
  •           Philippines
  •           Solomon Islands
  •           Territory of New Guinea
  • Personal Narratives
  • Personnel Records of Servicemen
  • Phantom Train (also known as Ghost Train)
  • Poetry, Songs
    • Poems:
      • “Pilots and Airplanes” by Keith McLaren Abbott, – Sept. 2011, pg. 28
      • “To My Fallen Friends” – June 2012, pg. 24
      • “The Strange Far-Away Look” – June 2012, pg. 24
      • “You Are Not Forgotten” – Sept. 2012, pg. 23
      • “Wings of Eagles” by Keith McLaren Abbott, March 2012, pg. 3
  • Poland, Polish Army
  • Postwar Aid, CARE
  • POWs
    • Bailey, Errol – March 2012, pg. 29
    • Baker, Walker A. – Sept. 2011, pg. 20
    • Boyle, 2nd Lt. J.B. – February 2016, pg. 16
    • Brown, Sgt. John Roland – Sept. 2011, pg. 27
    • Buechel, John – March 2012, pg. 29
    • Ellis, Lee (Vietnam) – March 2012, pg. 11
    • Harris, 1st Lt. Delbert E.  – March 2012, pg. 31 (obit)
    • Indiere, 2nd Lt. H.W. – February 2016, pg. 16
    • Jones, James –  March 2012, pg. 29
    • Kafka, Andrew  – March 2012, pg. 29
    • Kirby, Sgt. Donald – Sept. 2011, pg. 23
    • Kirchoff, James – February 2016, pg. 25
    • Nussbaum, 2nd Lt. Cedric  – March 2012, pg. 30 (obit)
    • Reid – February 2016, pg. 27
  • POW Camps
    • Stalag 7 A – March 2013, pg 14
    • Stalag Luft III – Sept. 2011, pg.  29; March 2013, pg 14
    • Stalag Luft IV – Sept. 2011, pg. 30
    • Stanko, Michael  – March 2012, pg. 29
  • Prisons
    • Fresnes  – March 2012, pg. 1, 6
  • Pyrenees Crossing – March 2013, pg 11
  • RAFES
  • Raids
  •           Schweinfurt
  • Safe Houses
    • Francia’s in Bidegainberri –  Sept. 2011, pg. 7
    • Pyama House – December 2011, pg. 21-23
    • Sarobe Farm – Sept. 2011, pg. 7
    • Villa Voisin in Angelt – Sept. 2011, pg. 7; December 2011, pg. 7
  • SERE (survival, evasion, resistance, and escape training) – June 2011, pg. 5; Sept. 2011, pg. 21
  • Slovakia
    • “The Final Mission” (documentary by Dusan Hudec) – July 2013, pg. 8
    • Slovak National Uprising – June 2012, pg. 28
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Survival Skills Training
  • Traitors, Collaborators
  •           Van Muylem
  • Yugoslavia, Serbia, Chetniks