Girls of Avenger

by Alyce Stevens Rohrer



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 1/17/2002

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 188
ISBN : 9781401036614

About the Book

For thirty-five years they were one of the best kept secrets of World War II. Now, read about the WASP –Women Airforce Service Pilots. The time is l942 to l945, and the setting is Avenger Field, Texas where these women were trained to fly military aircraft. The story revolves around the experiences of one class, 44-W-4. Events and experiences reported all actually happened, (but the names of the women are fictional), and they are told by an author who was a WASP.

About the Author

Alyce Stevens Rohrer joined the WASP-Women’s Air Force Service Pilots-during World War II, serving as maintenance test pilot at Perrin Field, Texas. When the war ended she married and traveled to Japan, where she became a teacher at Nanzan University in Nagoya. She has been a teacher of English in El Monte, California for twenty years and now retired, writes novels and short stories