The True Story of Catch 22 : The Real Men and Missions of Joseph Heller’s 340th Bomb Group in World War II
by Patricia Chapman Meder
Editor: Casemate Books
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Proof that any resemblance to living or dead people, by Joseph Heller Catch-22 is in fact, real After the publication of his best-selling novel by Joseph Heller generally chosen to deny that one of his richly drawn characters were based on his real war, the constraints of his life wereHowever, for those who served with Heller in the 340th Bombe Group of the novel the characters were indeed recognizable; from the unit of drinking, revenge, and disillusioned, White Chief, Half Oats; the young, cut in half Kid Sampson, howling, frenetic Hunger Joe; Colonel Cathcart, Doc Dreedle, Yossarian and supreme capitalist, Milo MinderbinderIn this book, we finally meet the real men and combat missions on which the novel was basedMixture of facts, fantasy, and history with full whip the original and rare, unpublished illustrations, photos of these daring USAAF flyers and their Corsicans based B-25 Marauders, as well as descriptions of the 340th real wartime events, the work includes twelve men from the Bomb in twelve richly told the story of their ownNow, all the men that Heller, by character, has gone afterHowever, the last survivor, George LWells, was an extraordinary fight pilot and the model of the Catch-22s CvWren, and it is the red thread that winds through this book, allowing the reader to really feel the war and even the thumb thanks to George is well worn out mission book describing the attacks on the Axis of ports, ships, bridges, and the famous Brenner PassAuthor Patricia Chapman Meder has been a professional artist of finesse and commercial art for over 35 years,13 of them in EuropeWhen Catch-22 was published, it was quickly apparent that this book was based on his father’s Group Bomb commanded in World War IIThis true parallel life therefore books begged to be written
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