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Candy Bomber

The Story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"

by Michael O. Tunnell

eBook

After World War II the United States and Britain airlifted food and supplies into Russian-blockaded West Berlin. US Air Force Lieutenant Gail S. Halvorsen knew the children of the city were suffering. To lift their spirits, he began dropping chocolate and gum by parachute.


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Publisher: Charlesbridge

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  • ISBN: 9781607345053
  • Release date: November 12, 2012

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  • ISBN: 9781607345053
  • File size: 10952 KB
  • Release date: July 1, 2010


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After World War II the United States and Britain airlifted food and supplies into Russian-blockaded West Berlin. US Air Force Lieutenant Gail S. Halvorsen knew the children of the city were suffering. To lift their spirits, he began dropping chocolate and gum by parachute.


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