Chasing my Grandfather’s WWII Story on Sabbatical

Using Big Data to Uncover the 75-Year-Old History of a B-24 Crew’s Heroic Service Taken to the Grave

Photo by Chandler Cruttenden on Unsplash

Before I dig deeply into how I pieced together the story of my grandfather’s fight against the Third Reich in the skies of Europe and the research I’m chasing during sabbatical, I want to lay the foundation of the strategic daylight bombing offensive in Europe and formally…