Kelso Identifies himself to Maddox as "Captain Wild Bill Kelso, United States Army Air Corps". The US Army Air Corps was changed to The US Army Air Forces on June 20, 1941, about 6 months before the time setting of the film. See more
On December 7, 1941, the Naval Air Arm of the Imperial Japanese Fleet, in a surprise attack, struck the United States Naval Base at Pearl Harbor and hurtled an unsuspecting America into World War II.
American citizens were stunned, shocked and outraged at this treacherous attack. On the West Coast, paranoia gripped the entire population as panic-stricken citizens were convinced that California was the next target of the Imperial Japanese Forces.
Major General Joseph W. Stilwell, ...
Music and Lyrics by Bobby Troup
Performed by The Andrews Sisters
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