A four-plane division of US Marine Corps Corsairs of VMF-214, the famous "Black Sheep," turn into a rising sun as they begin an early morning patrol. 9-victory ace and Navy Cross recipient 1Lt. Chris Magee, one of the most colorful fighter pilots in a squadron of strong Type A personalities, is featured in the nearest F4U. I was inspired by Chris's story in the book by his son Robert T. Reed, "Lost Black Sheep - The Search for WWII Ace Chris Magee."
July 4th, 2013
Viewed 9,099 Times - Last Visitor from Warrington, P2 - United Kingdom on 09/22/2021 at 7:19 AM