In this episode we’re looking at women in the secret services, SOE and OSS during WWII. Women played a crucial role a number operating in the field as agents. In occupied countries it was easier for them to blend in than young men of military age.
I’m joined by Greg Lewis.
In 1943 a lone B-17 Bomber set off on a solo reconnaissance mission, it was to be a 1200 mile round trip. Passing within range of Japanese airbases they were swarmed by Zero fighters...
It would be only plane of the war where two of the personal would win the Medal of Honor.
I'm joined by Bob Drury, co-author of Lucky 666: The Impossible Mission.