The United States did not join World War II until after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, but Franklin Delano Roosevelt knew that U.S. involvement was inevitable. After France fell into German control in June of 1940, FDR pushed the U.S. Army…

March 31, 1943 Flight Cadets arrived in the small town of Slippery Rock to receive training at the local teachers' college for the war that Americans had been entangled in for two years already. Upon stepping onto the campus, the Cadets were greeted…