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"The Millionaire's Unit"- The story of the First Yale Unit- an all volunteer combat flying unit comprised of Yale students and alumnae who entered WWI as US Naval combat pilots. In this episode 1001 interviews documentary co-producer Ron King, whose Grandfather was a member of the Yale Unit, and through Ron we learn the story of the First Yale Unit and their willingness to pay the price for their freedom. Story based on the book The Millionaire's Unit by Marc Wortman.

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