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Capt. Hewitt T. Wheless, Army air hero, whose daring 75-mile battle with 18 Japanese planes was described by President Roosevelt in a radio address, is shown in center talking easily on April 30, 1942, with prospective flying cadets at Los Angeles City College about his experiences.
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00044061 HeraldÂ Examiner Collection HE box 9611. CARL0000048478 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/14519
Wheless, Hewitt T Students--California--Los Angeles Heroes--California--Los Angeles World War, 1939-1945 Armed Forces Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs Herald-Examiner Collection photographs