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New era in air? He said it

Yep. It was Curtis LeMay, in a memo in September 1946.

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Yep. It was Curtis LeMay, in a memo in September 1946.

Photo credit: National Museum of the U.S. Air Force/Wikimedia Commons

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. @tomricks1

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