Pacific Stars and Stripes, Jan. 29, 1955
FILM COUNTERPART- Mrs. On Soon Whang (left), Head
of the Orphan's Home of Korea, meets Anna Kashfi, the actress who
portrays Mrs. Whang in the film, "Battle Hymn," the story of Col.
Dean Hess, the "flying parson" of two wars. Starring Rock Hudson,
the film tells the story of how Hess, while fighting in the Korean
Conflict, flew over 1,000 orphans to safety. The film will have its
world premiere Feb. 14 in Marietta OH, Hess' hometown.