Photo District News
"The Impossible Mission of 1943"
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May 2007
Photographs by Mary Ellen Mark

Pdn: Photo Annual 2007


240V-078-023



240V-002-019

MAGAZINE Best Life
PHOTO EDITOR Jeanne Graves
CREATIVE DIRECTOR Doll Brandon Kavulla

ASSIGNMENT To photograph a cadre of World War II pilots at their final gathering. These unsung heroes—known as "Hump" pilots—delivered supplies, troops, food and weapons over the Himalayan "hump" to Allied forces in China and were crucial to winning the war.

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