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We Bought a WWII Bomber: Students & The War Effort

Wednesday, October 19, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern)

with Sandra Warren, Author

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Event Details

Date: October 19, 2022

Location: Virtual

Cost: Free for members, $7 for non-members


World War II’s “Buy a Bomber” campaign allowed organizations to fund the construction of a warplane. In 1943, students at South High School in Grand Rapids bought a B-17 Flying Fortress and named it Spirit of South High. Join us to rediscover the forgotten story of the school’s B-17.