A Marine Night-Fighter Pilot in World War II
by Colonel R. Bruce Porter with Eric Hammel
Ace! is Bruce Porter's life as a Marine combat fighter pilot—from his earliest days as a naval aviation cadet before World War II, to his adventures guarding America’s forwardmost defense line in the South Pacific, to his aerial combat over the Solomons. Follow Bruce Porter through his exacting night-fighter training and fly with him on his rare double-kill night mission over Okinawa in 1945.
Colonel Robert Bruce Porter, USMCR (Ret) reported for his Last Flight on April 20, 2009.