P-47 pilot Quentin Aaneson´story

Discussion in 'Stories' started by v2, Dec 25, 2009.

  1. v2

    v2 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 9, 2005
    Messages:
    5,943
    Likes Received:
    626
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Cracow
  2. wheelsup_cavu

    wheelsup_cavu Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2009
    Messages:
    4,530
    Likes Received:
    43
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Occupation:
    CNC Machinist/Programmer
    Location:
    Corona, California
    Home Page:
    Thanks V2. :thumbright:


    Wheels
     
  3. Crimea_River

    Crimea_River Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2008
    Messages:
    25,197
    Likes Received:
    963
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Calgary
    IIRC there was an entire 2 or 3 hour program on PBS about this chap about 4 or 5 years ago which was very well done. Looks like this video is a montage of excerpts from that program.
     
  4. vikingBerserker

    vikingBerserker Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2009
    Messages:
    24,093
    Likes Received:
    656
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Korporate Kontrolleur
    Location:
    South Carolina
  5. Timppa

    Timppa Active Member

    Joined:
    Apr 3, 2007
    Messages:
    402
    Likes Received:
    40
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Location:
    Finland
    #5 Timppa, Jan 11, 2010
    Last edited: Jan 11, 2010
  6. Bucksnort101

    Bucksnort101 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2007
    Messages:
    5,384
    Likes Received:
    58
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    Minnesota
    Quentin is a fellow Minnesotan, from Luverne Minnesota, I beleive he passed away a year or so ago. His Documentary has been shown on the Local PBS station several times, a little dry, but interesting. Don't recall it being over an hour long.

    Quentin was also featured in Ken Burn's PBS Mini-series "The War". I remember in both show they amphasises how his exploits in WWII changed him.
     
  7. Aaron Brooks Wolters

    Aaron Brooks Wolters Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2007
    Messages:
    15,723
    Likes Received:
    339
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Auto Restoration
    Location:
    Abingdon, VA.
    Thank you for sharing V2!:cool: :salute:
     
Loading...

Share This Page