Former U.S. Marine pilot Greg "Pappy" Boyington is flying with the American Volunteer Group (the Flying Tigers) in China. After Pearl Harbor brings America into World War II, Greg leaves the AVG to rejoin the Marine Corps. He refuses to be relegated to a desk job and, against all military protocol, forms his own fighter squadron from a group of misfits and disciplinary cases. Written by
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Boyington is lying on his cot reading the files on three pilots (Gutterman, Bragg and Wiley). With the exception of their names and ranks, all three files are exactly the same, word for word. See more
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