The Flying Tigers: The WW2 Era American Volunteer Group That Saved China
Memorabilia on Display from the collection of Historian Dan Petach
In late 1941, the famed Flying Tigers aided a beleaguered Chinese nation to defeat Imperial Japanese forces which had a major impact on the war in China, Burma, India Theater of War. Dan Petach, nephew of one of the Flying Tigers, has allowed the Library to display his family's items of interest in honor of the Commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day Invasion.
Mr. Petach's uncle and aunt met and married while in the service of the United State during World War 2.