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  • United States. Navy. Scouting Squadron Six -- Biography.
     
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  • Enterprise (Aircraft carrier : CV-6)
     
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  • Midway, Battle of, 1942 -- Personal narratives, American.
     
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    Never call me a hero : a legendary American dive-bomber pilot remembers the Battle of Midway / N. Jack "Dusty" Kleiss, with Timothy and Laura Orr.
    by Kleiss, N. Jack, 1916-2016, author., Orr, Timothy J., author., Orr, Laura Lawfer, author.
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    New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
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  • Kleiss, N. Jack, 1916-2016.
  •  
  • United States. Navy. Scouting Squadron Six -- Biography.
  •  
  • Enterprise (Aircraft carrier : CV-6)
  •  
  • Midway, Battle of, 1942 -- Personal narratives, American.
  •  
  • Dive bomber pilots -- United States -- Biography.
  •  
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.
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  • Military -- Biography.
  • Genre: 
    Autobiographies.
    Personal narratives.
    ISBN: 
    9780062692054
    0062692054
    Description: 
    xvii, 312 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
    Edition: 
    First edition.
    Contents: 
    Foreword / by Jill Kleiss -- Introduction / by Norman Jack Kleiss -- Kansas childhood, 1916-1932 -- The lure of flight, 1932-1934 -- Midshipman, 1934-1938 -- Finding love, 1938-1939 -- The Navy's surface fleet, 1939-1940 -- Flight training, 1940-1941 -- Scouting Squadron Six, part 1, May-June 1941 -- Scouting Squadron Six, part 2, June-November 1941 -- The Pacific War begins, November 1941-January 1942 -- The battle of the Marshall Islands, February 1942 -- Wake and Marcus Islands, February-March 1942 -- Return to the central Pacific, March-June 1942 -- The Battle of Midway, part 1, the morning attack, June 4, 1942 -- The Battle of Midway, part 2, the afternoon attack, June 4, 1942 -- The Battle of Midway, part 3, June 5 and 6, 1942 -- Return to the States, June-October 1942 -- Flight instructor, 1942-1945 -- My life after the Second World War, 1946-1976 -- Remembering Midway, 1976-2016 -- Afterword / by Timothy J. Orr -- Appendix: Roster, Scouting Squadron Six, May 1941 to June 1942.
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    Includes index.
    Summary note: 
    75 years ago, one daring American pilot may have changed the course of history when he struck and sank two Japanese carriers at the Battle of Midway. Now, legendary dive-bomber "Dusty" Kleiss shares his unforgettable eyewitness account of America's greatest naval victory.
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