Fighters of Evil

The Family Edelhay: Jordan, Alex, Angus, and Ursula

Featured: Jack Edelman

...1941 enlisted in air force flew 42 combat missions on b24 bombers out of italy. was the first lutenent. flew 11 missions as a deputy lead bombadier. recievied the air medal for saving the air plane and crew from being blown up due to a maolfunctyioning bomb. went to bomb bay; put 1 hand on bomb pulled 500 lb bomb back to shackle to hang it correctly, then went to nose of ship to release the bomb. bomb was armed. without that couldn't have landed because bomb nose was pointing down. honerable discharged in 1945.