A memorial hall built in 2009 to honor Tacoma pilot Robert Short in Chefang Town, Suzhou China. Short was shot down over China in 1932.
A memorial hall built in 2009 to honor Tacoma pilot Robert Short in Chefang Town, Suzhou China. Short was shot down over China in 1932. Lee Corbin/courtesy
A memorial hall built in 2009 to honor Tacoma pilot Robert Short in Chefang Town, Suzhou China. Short was shot down over China in 1932. Lee Corbin/courtesy

Tacoma pilot is revered as a hero in China but nearly forgotten at home

November 12, 2017 08:00 AM

UPDATED November 15, 2017 04:07 PM

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