National Geographic : 1944 Aug
142 The National Geographic Magazine ( f The Prettiest Pin-up Girl in the World: His Wife Col. John R. Alison, Cochran's deputy and field commander of the Broadway glider operation, relaxes after the first day's work. In 13 hours his men built a complete, modern airport in the jungle, 200 miles behind the enemy lines. Mosquitoes were absent for several days after the landings. When the malaria-carrying pests ap peared, the men slept under protecting nets.