Adventure, drama, a roller coaster ride
through an unusual series of coincidences.
How a young
New York Italian, becomes Irish by accident.
Articles, Reports and Links
Flying Tiger Flight 923
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Original Front Page Story by Caruso in
Irish and British Daily
(This was the origin of Born Again Irish- the book.
Initial News Story of the Ditching
View Passenger List for
Flying Tiger 923
(As reported in the New York Times.)
The Helicopter Rescue
of Survivors in the Raft (as printed in the Saturday
Evening Post magazine)
Download the 37-page Civil Aeronautics Board Report on
the demise of Flying Tiger Line Flight 923 in PDF format.
This is a large file.
Try these links for more:
Wikipedia Encyclopedia entry on the Flying Tiger Line
Flying Tiger Pilots Association
at "www.airdisaster.com" (1962)
Home page of the WWII Flying Tiger fan club
Includes history, photos, memorabilia.