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US Eagles recollect WW2

Title
US Eagles recollect WW2
Genre
Interview; Documentary
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:28:20
Description
Christopher Hourmouzious tours the RAF Museum in Hendon, London with veteran pilots of the US Eagles squadrons that joined the RAF before the USA officially joined the war. They see Second World War aircraft and artefacts and recollect their experiences in the Second World War in London. Also speaks with General Peterson and Eagles Squadron Association President Dixie Alexander.
Contributors
General Peterson; Dixie Alexander; Christopher Hourmouzious
Keywords
USA; London; Air warfare; Military aircraft; Second World War (1939-1945); Air force; Reminiscence; Museums; RAF; RAF Museum

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