Fishing In The Good Old Days

The Unsung Generation During WW/2

by Hill DeMent



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 9/24/2007

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 176
ISBN : 9781425117900

About the Book

Some young teenage boys in 1942 took timeout from their duties to go fishing. They had taken on the tasks that had belonged to the men that had gone off to fight in the war. Without the mentoring and leadership of their older brothers and fathers their adventure turned into a misadventure.

About the Author

Hill DeMent is a retired teacher. He grew up in Bunceton, MO and graduated from high school in 1946. He spent five and one half years in the Air Force as a heavy equipment mechanic. He earned a BS, MS and an Ed S degree at Pittsburg State University. He taught science and arithmetic in the Jr. Hi in Fort Scott, KS and Chemistry, Physics, Biology, and the Principles of Technology at the high school in Oxford, KS.