UFO UpDates
A mailing list for the study of UFO-related phenomena
'Its All Here In Black & White'
Location: UFOUpDatesList.Com > 2002 > Jun > Jun 16

Re: Playing With '42 LA UFO Pic - Acres

From: David Acres <dacres@austarnet.com.au>
Date: Mon, 17 Jun 2002 03:57:47 +1000
Fwd Date: Sun, 16 Jun 2002 14:23:56 -0400
Subject: Re: Playing With '42 LA UFO Pic - Acres


 >From: Bob Young <YoungBob2@aol.com>
 >To: ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net
 >Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2002 22:50:51 EDT
 >Subject: Playing With '42 LA UFO Pic

 >>From: David Acres <dacres@austarnet.com.au>
 >>To: <ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net>
 >>Subject: Re: Playing With '42 LA UFO Pic
 >>Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2002 15:53:12 +1000

 ><snip>

 >"FORT FISHER, NORTH CAROLINA

 >On 15 September 1942, the 443rd moved in convoy through
 >Blacksburg, Virginia to Fort Fisher, North Carolina. It was
 >headed for a week's practice firing of the new weapons at both
 >air and ground targets. The T-28-E1s were lined up shoulder to
 >shoulder along Fort Fisher's Atlantic Coast Firing Range for
 >firing at gas filled balloons"


Interesting Bob, thanks! Maybe they got the idea for this
training exercise from that night in LA as it happened much
earlier that year on 25 Feb!

Hey ! When were the first blimps used? Maybe the inspiration for
them came from this unpopable, unstopable & unconfirmed Japanese
balloon?




[ Next Message | Previous Message | This Day's Messages ]
This Month's Index |

UFO UpDates Main Index

UFO UpDates - Toronto - Operated by Errol Bruce-Knapp


Archive programming by Glenn Campbell at Glenn-Campbell.com