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Mayhem was Our Business

Renowned author & poet Sabine Ulibarri gives a humorous, chilling & poignant account of his experiences as a ball turret gunner on a B-17 bomber during WWII. Born in Tierra Amarilla, Ulibarri, discusses his great pride in New Mexico, the patriotism of northern Hispanics, naming his bomber “El Lobo”, horrendous bombing missions, watching comrades die, and his overall view of war.

May 12, 1999 | 25:04 | PRODUCER: Michael Kamins