March 18, 1942 

Spent day working on officers mess. MacArthur and George now in Australia. MacA. in high command of all United Nations forces. Maybe he and Gen. Geo. will do us some good here. Gen. George's departure on March 11th as a member of MacArthur's evacuation party dispirited his pilots, who realized that he was very reluctantly..

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February 15, 1942 

Sunday. The day I figured help would get here. But no soap. Fixed the tent up today. The A.C. can be thankful for Gen. George, he is on the ball. From the time we left Manila for Bataan until now has been pretty near hell. Sqd'n turned Inf. and lost some of our best men..

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December 2, 1941 

Looks worse every day. Col. George called us together and told us would be only a matter of a couple days. Have oxygen masks in planes, headsets, etc. already to go. Dyess has me weaving at hot spot at present. Other sources suggested that the meeting of the pilots of the 17th and 21st Pursuit..

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