"Pappy" Gunn had served in the U.S. Navy for twenty years before retiring to start airlines in Hawaii and the Philippines. When Pearl Harbor was attacked, he returned to the service — and received a Distinguished Flying Cross for flying in medical supplies to besieged troops on the Bataan Peninsula. He was evacuated to Australia, and in the summer of 1942, he began his major contribution to the war effort. Gunn started to add M2...
PARDON THE INTERRUPTION
The Legend of Maj. Paul “Pappy” Gunn
Article in August 2020 Issue
ON THE COVER: Jason Somes, of the Socal CAF Wing brings it in close for the camera in the Camarillo Museums NAA PBJ-1J, the sole surviving 'Marine Mitchell'.
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