March 22, 1942 

Sun. Stayed in bed most of the day. Whit. got in from Cebu, brought me two wires, Jean and parents. Sure makes me feel good, especially Jean’s. She is one in millions, love the hell out of her.

Major Hervey Whitfield, formerly Weather Officer at Clark Field, was one of the of the “Bamboo Fleet” pilots flying in medicine, food, and supplies from the southern Philippines.