Grandpa Simpson reveals to Bart that he and Montgomery Burns were part of a World War 2 unit known as the Flying Hellfish, which stole priceless art from a German castle during the war, of which the last surviving member would inherit the fortune. When another member of his platoon dies, Abe and Burns remain the last two survivors, and Burns vows to make sure Grandpa doesn't become the last Hellfish, until Abe and Bart vow to find the fortune before Burns does. Written by
Daniel Timothy Dey
Did You Know?
The film "Monument Men" follows a very similar plot to the story Abe tells Bart about saving the works of art from the Nazi forces. See more
The name of Grandpa's World War II squadron varies between the "Flying Hellfish" and the "Fighting Hellfish. This may be because he is senile and his stories are often muddled up. See more
I'm sorry I cost you your fortune, Grampa.
Oh, the fortune doesn't matter, boy, the important thing is you're safe. Now let's get that fortune!
References The Wizard of Oz