Jack was the only person in his flight crew to live .
Jack Raab is going to World War II
Jack Raab had his twenty-fourth mission in March then didn't have another one the rest of the month
Jack's best friend Chuckie died in the plane while flying the plane
Jack has now turned sixteen because he lied about his age to get into the army
The war started in 1939 by Germany invading Poland .
The Europeans invaded the Soviet Union .
The Us defeated the Japanese Navy and captured the Western Pacific islands .
The Us bombed the Japanese cities of Hiroshima with atomic bombs .
The Japanese surrendered which ended the war and Asia cementing the total war of the Allies over the Axis.