The Millionaire's Unit

Marc Wortman talked about his book The Millionaire’s Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys who Fought the Great War and Invented American… read more

The Millionaire's Unit Marc Wortman talked about his book The Millionaire’s Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys who Fought the Great War and Invented American Airpower, published by PublicAffairs. In his book Mr. Wortman chronicles the history of the Yale Flying Club. The author describes the club members as privileged, patriotic youths who became trained military pilots and served in both the navy and the air service during World War I. Many of the members of the Yale Flying Club went on to serve in leadership during World War II. He responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Program ID:
193272-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Bethesda, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Jul 08, 2006 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Oct 18, 2015 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jul 08, 2006 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 16, 2006 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 17, 2006 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 08, 2007 | 6:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 14, 2007 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 10, 2015 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 11, 2015 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 18, 2015 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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