JAMES, DANIEL, JR. ("CHAPPIE")
Leader of the "Wolf Pack" during the Vietnam War and later became Commander in Chief of NORAD.
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Daniel ("Chappie") James, Jr.
Available online: http://www.airpower.maxwell.af.mil/airchronicles/cc/james.html
Article from the Air & Space Power Chronicles Homepage.
Daniel "Chappie" James, Jr.
Available online: http://www.arlingtoncemetery.net/djames.htm
Arlington National Cemetery website.
1st Lieutenant Claude R. "Spud" - Capt Chappie James, an
Exceptional Friendship. 18th Fighter Bomber in Korea, Pyongyang,
North Korea, October, 1950.
Available online: http://www.koreanwar.org/html/units/frontline/biteman/biteman18.htm
From "Korean Tales Unsung Heroes of the Korean Air War": Part 18, by Duane E. 'Bud' Biteman.
Gen. 'Chappie' James Remembered at Kelly. FDCH
Regulatory Intelligence Database March 15, 2000.
Available online: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=113780981861&site=ehost-live
General Daniel "Chappie" James, Jr.
Available online: http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/factsheets/factsheet.asp?id=1112
From USAF People website. Includes biographical information and several black & white and color photos.
General Daniel James Jr.
Available online: http://www.af.mil/bios/bio.asp?bioID=5932
Air Force Link, AF Biography.
Great Warrior Leaders/Thinkers: James, Daniel (Chappie), Jr. Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Library, September 2000.
Available online at: http://www.au.af.mil/au/aul/bibs/great/james.htm
Photographs and Images of Daniel "Chappie" James, Jr.
Available online: http://images.google.com/images?hl=en&lr=&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&q=chappie+james&sa=N&tab=wi
Remarks at the Dedication of Tuskegee University's General Daniel
"Chappie" James Center in Alabama May 10, 1987. American
Reference Library, January 1, 2001.
Available online: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=9FVPPRWR070483&site=ehost-live
Black Americans in Defense of our Nation. Washington, Office of
the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Civilian Personnel
Policy/Equal Opportunity, 1991. 300 p.
Book call no.: 355.008996073 B627 1991
Dabbs, Henry. Black Brass: Black Generals and Admirals in the Armed Forces of the United States. Charlottesville, VA, Howell Press, 1997. 231 p.
Book call no.: 923.573 D111b
McGovern, James R. Black Eagle, General Daniel "Chappie"
James, Jr. University, AL, University of Alabama Press,
1985. 204 p.
Book call no.: 92 J273 m
Meilinger, Phillip S.
American Airpower Biography: A Survey of the Field. Maxwell
AFB, AL, Air University Press, 1995. 65 p.
See pp 53-55.
Also available online: http://www.airpower.maxwell.af.mil/airchronicles/cc/biograph.html
Book call no.: 358.400922 M513a
Phelps, J. Alfred. Chappie: America's First Black Four-Star General: The Life and Times of Daniel James, Jr. Novato, CA, Presidio, 1992. 366 p.
Book call no.: 92 J273p 1992
Lee, Gregory M. Air Force Leadership: General
Daniel "Chappie" James Jr. Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command
and Staff College, April 1986. 21 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 L4784a
Johnson, Ralph. America's First Black Four-Star General vs. His
Militant Critics. Equal Opportunity Current News, pp14-18,
February 5, 1976.
Poinsett, Alex. Gen. Daniel (Chappie) James Jr. New Boss of the Nation's Air Defense. Ebony 31:49-51 December 1975.
Rapping with Chappie. Air University Review 23:12-21 July-August 1972.
Slavin, Peter. 'Chappie' James: Fearless Four-Star. Air Force Times 51:47 May 20, 1991.
Stewart, Ollie. 4 Stars on Black Shoulders. Equal Opportunity Current News, pp 11-12, June 24, 1976.
Super-Patriot 'Chappie' James Earns an Unprecedented Fourth Star. People Weekly 4:24-25 July 28, 1975.
From These Beginnings Wings for This Man. Palm Springs, CA,
Big Picture, Historical Film and Video, 1993. 1 videocassette, 30 min.
Video call no.: 940.544973 F931
United States. Air Force. Air Force Now. No. 183 United States Dept. of the Air Force. Palm Springs, CA, Big Picture, Historical Film and Video, 1993. 1 videocassette, 30 min.
Video call no.: 358.400973 A2981 no. 183
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