- © 2012 - 2014 "Confessions Of An Oral Historian" by Clifford B. Davids. All rights reserved.
Tag Archives: C. James crysler
A Rough And Perilous WWII Journey To China Aboard The “Yokahama Express” – by Clifford Davids
Posted on December 26, 2013 by cbdavids
I found the few surviving pages of C. James Crysler’s WWII journal buried in a wooden trunk in his son’s basement – a choice man cave filled with old carpentry tools, hunting gear, a huge flat screen TV, one partially restored 8mm … Continue reading →
“The Long Walk To China” – How C. James Crysler Joined The Legendary Flying Tigers – by Clifford Davids
Posted on December 15, 2013 by cbdavids
The following interview with C. James Crysler first appeared in the January 28, 1944 edition of the “Curtiss Wright-er,” the newsletter for the Curtiss-Wright Corp., maker of the rugged P-40 Warhawk. Although I never met Crysler, this interview paints the colorful portrait of … Continue reading →