Associated Press 
“3 NYC-born sisters to discuss WWII island journey”
by Chris Carola, April 17, 2013

Los Angeles Times
“WWII hobbyist solves a family’s decades old mystery”
by Bob Pool, May 29, 2012

Associated Press
“Elmsford woman, sisters head to Pacific to honor life of WWII uncle”
by Chris Carola, April 8, 2012


East Bronx History Forum
April 17, 2013 @ 7:30pm
Join the three sisters with Henry Sakaida and Justin Taylan of Pacific Wrecks for a free lecture at the Huntington Library, 9 Westchester Square, Bronx, NY 10461 (across from the Westchester Square – E. Tremont Ave subway station, 6 train).


Pacific Wrecks
Non-profit devoted to World War II Pacific history

FG-1A Corsair Bureau Number 14417
Piloted by Zanger crashed December 5, 1944

On December 5, 1944 Zanger suffered an aerial collision over New Britain. He became a Prisoner Of War until “shot trying to escape”.

This site is devoted to documenting the efforts of his three nieces plus historians Henry Sakaida and Justin Taylan to honor Zanger’s legacy.


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