Candy Bomber

Candy Bomber

In 1948 American pilot Gail "Hal" Halvorsen, who became known worldwide as the Candy Bomber, delivered candy to children living in post-war Germany. Gail and his Air force buddies dropped 20 tons of treats on handkerchief parachutes and delivered 6,500 pounds of chocolate bars.

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Candy Bomber | Sunday, February 19 at 4:16 AM ET / Sunday, February 19 at 3:16 AM CT

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