Jan Zumbach

The real figher boys behind the cast of So Long as we Live

pilotsblogpostthumbnailBy Anna Wahler

In my current historical fiction project, So Long as we Live, I knew I wanted to create my own characters to populate my fictional squadron, rather than include the names of real pilots. And yet when it came time for me to create these characters, the men I read about were so interesting it was hard not to draw on some of their fantastic personality traits when designing my characters. Here I’d like to share with you some brief bios of the people who inspired the characters in my novel.

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