Bibliography and List of Sources

Books

Brown, Kenneth T. Marauder Men: World War II in the Crucial but Little Known B-26 Marauder Medium Bomber: a Memoir/History. Pacifica, California: Pacifica Military History. 2001.

Freeman, Roger A. B-26 Marauder at War. New York: Scribner's. 1978.

Moench, John O. Marauder Men: an Account of the Martin B-26 Marauder. Longwood, Florida: Malia Enterprises. 1989.

Websites

(NOTE: not all of these sites were used directly in the development of this project; a few I simply came across and wanted to include as aids to readers seeking more information)

newAuto Parts Playground: a Student's Guide to American World War II Vehicles. (Thanks to Mrs. Henson's students for letting me know about this good reference site.)

381st Bomb Group Memorial Association. Source of a contemporary photograph of Bluie-West One airfield in Greenland.

About.com (U.S. Military). The about.com system covers over 20 broad subject areas.

Air and Space Museum. This Museum, on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., is part of the Smithsonian Institution system.

Air Force Museum. The Museum is located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio.

Aircraft of World War II. Information, including technical details, and images of aircraft from all countries whose air forces were in the War.

answers.com. General information site.

B26.com. An informational and commemorative site, whose subtitle is "Keeping the Spirit of Marauder Men Alive and Well."

B-26 Marauder Archives. Operated by the Library at the University of Akron.

B26Marauder.com. A memorial site with images and information on the Marauders, including a very realistic sound effect which makes it sound like a plane is coming out of your computer!

B-26 Marauder Historical Society. This archive is located at the Pima Air and Space Museum in Tucson, Arizona.

Barrage Balloons in World War II. Site is a commemoration of the 225th AAA Searchlight Battalion; this particular page focuses on the use of barrage balloons by this unit, but also includes some general information about them.

British Aircraft of World War II). Information and photographs of British and Commonwealth aircraft.

DFC (Distinguished Flying Cross) Society. The Society is interested in preserving and publicizing the history and traditions of the decoration.

Naval Historical Center. The Center is located at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C.

Remembering Bluie West One. Historical information and remembrances of this base in Greenland.

Veterans History Project. This project, undertaken by the Library of Congress, attempts to collect as many stories and as much material as possible from veterans.

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