1944 Helldiver Squadron Presentation Copy


Published in 1944, 225 pages, 5 3/4″ X 8 1/4″, “Helldiver Squadron” is an account of Carrier Bombing Squadron 17 in the Pacific war to that date. This particular copy carries a presentation label on the inside front cover indicating that it was presented by the Mercury Aircraft Company, a manufacturer of components of the Curtis Aircraft Helldiver bomber (designated “SB2C”). Many photographs, lists KIA’s. Dust jacket shows moderate wear.