Friday, August 14, 2009

Arm's Length From A Jap Battleship

Read this amazing story about George H. (Pluto) Platz AMM1c. He bailed out of his aircraft right into the Japanese fleet and lived to tell about it.

"I was close enough to touch a large cable trailing from the battleship."

Photo by Pfc. George Burns

Artwork by Sgt. Ruge

Read the full story HERE

YANK 11 Aug 1944