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The Jacksonville Daily News
5 facts that you didn't know about Montford Point MarinesMarine Teams. Teams competed against other black service members stationed at n
5 facts that you didn't know about Montford Point Marines
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
Marine Teams. Teams competed against other black service members stationed at nearby Camp Davis in Holly Ridge, the Army Air Corps Base and naval shipyard in Wilmington and Fort Bragg Army Base near Fayetteville. It is noted in the Montford Point... Read more
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The Columbian
Parker: Candidate Trump inspires fear but isn’t inspirationalI was taken back to my uncommon childhood when I was exposed to Hitler’s speech
Parker: Candidate Trump inspires fear but isn’t inspirational
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
I was taken back to my uncommon childhood when I was exposed to Hitler’s speeches. My father, a World War II Army Air Corps pilot, was also a kitchen historian who, post-war, studied Hitler in an effort to better understand him. This... Read more
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The Platte County Record-Times
Platte County Record Times George O. Andersonthree battle stars Rome-Arno, Northern Apennines and PO Valley. When discharge
Platte County Record Times George O. Anderson
The Platte County Record-Times / Posted 3 days ago
three battle stars Rome-Arno, Northern Apennines and PO Valley. When discharged after the War, he enlisted in the Army Air Corps (later the Air Force) and married Phyllis Blair in 1947, his loving wife of 69 years. Their home was at several Air... Read more
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International Business Times
Prince Charles and Camilla take in the sights and pints at the annual Sandringham Flower Show of Wales. Thankfully neither was hurt.Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camil
Prince Charles and Camilla take in the sights and pints at the annual Sandringham Flower Show
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
of Wales. Thankfully neither was hurt.Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall were flustered when Zephyr (a bald eagle), the mascot of the Army Air Corps flapped his wings at Sandringham Flower Show on July 29,... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Herr TrumpfI was taken back to my uncommon childhood when I was exposed to Hitler's speech
Herr Trumpf
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
I was taken back to my uncommon childhood when I was exposed to Hitler's speeches. My father, a World War II Army Air Corps pilot, was also a kitchen historian who, post-war, studied Hitler in an effort to better understand him. This... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
John Novakand LeAnn Novak Yaworski (Steve Yaworski, Baker, Fla.). John was born April 15
John Novak
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
and LeAnn Novak Yaworski (Steve Yaworski, Baker, Fla.). John was born April 15, 1924, in Freeland, and served in the Army Air Corps during World War II as a hydraulics specialist and aircraft mechanic, attaining the rank of staff sergeant. He... Read more
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The Shawnee News-Star
Entrepreneur, Dust Bowl rancher and WWII veteran turns 100completion of the primary training school, he had training stints at Randolph A
Entrepreneur, Dust Bowl rancher and WWII veteran turns 100
The Shawnee News-Star / Posted 6 days ago
completion of the primary training school, he had training stints at Randolph Air Force Base – then part of the U.S. Army Air Corps - and Mission, Texas. He completed his domestic training in Florida at fighter school before being deployed to the... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Everett L. Campbell, 93He was inducted into the United States Army Air Corps during World War II and s
Everett L. Campbell, 93
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 6 days ago
He was inducted into the United States Army Air Corps during World War II and served his country honorably until his discharge on Feb. 23, 1946. On June 20, 1944 in Sioux City, Iowa, Everett and Evelyn D. Tillson were united in marriage. Everett L.... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Ralph ‘Stub’ Marden RobertsRalph attended USC and Washington State Universities. His education was interru
Ralph ‘Stub’ Marden Roberts
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Ralph attended USC and Washington State Universities. His education was interrupted by WWII when he enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1942 where he served on one of the earliest B-29 crews as a flight officer. Stationed in the China Burma India... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Army nurse’s recollections of World War II preserved for posterity in Ventura interviewSpecial to The Star Ventura resident Mary Ahern served during some of the dark
Army nurse’s recollections of World War II preserved for posterity in Ventura interview
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 days ago
Special to The Star Ventura resident Mary Ahern served during some of the darker moments of World War II. As an Army Air Corps nurse, the 101-year-old tended to wounded soldiers at several Army hospitals during the war, and witnessed... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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11 News Houston
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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First Coast News
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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KTVB Boise
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itselfthose quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came
WWII veteran speaks so history doesn't repeat itself
KTVB Boise / Posted 7 days ago
those quotes that everyone seems to know, but hardly anyone knows where it came from. It's also a quote that retired Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin believes in. Yellin, who flew from Orlando, Fla. to Sioux Falls Friday for this weekend's Sioux... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Thousands attend Bray air showa Celtic jet team from Brittany, France and the Ravens from the UK. Homegrown
Thousands attend Bray air show
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
a Celtic jet team from Brittany, France and the Ravens from the UK. Homegrown talent was well represented by the Irish Air Corps, the Irish Historic Flight Foundation, CityJet’s new SuperJet SSJ100, the Black Knights Irish Defence Forces... Read more
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West Bromwich Albion FC
Albion on Friday paid their respects at the Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery in Hollandburied or commemorated. A wreath was laid at the grave of West Bromwich-born M
Albion on Friday paid their respects at the Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery in Holland
West Bromwich Albion FC / Posted 7 days ago
buried or commemorated. A wreath was laid at the grave of West Bromwich-born Major Francis Raymond Tate of The 2nd Battalion, Parachute Regiment Army Air Corps, formerly Royal Warwickshire Regiment, who died in Arnhem on September 21, 1944, aged... Read more
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The Columbian
Go, Ideas for your weekend: Camas Days, music and movies in the parkwith re-enactors portraying members of the 113th Cavalry, the Eighth Infantry D
Go, Ideas for your weekend: Camas Days, music and movies in the park
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
with re-enactors portraying members of the 113th Cavalry, the Eighth Infantry Division’s Battalion Aid Station, U.S. Army Air Corps, as well as the women who worked for the war effort. The encampment will include period weaponry, Army vehicles, a... Read more
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The Torrington Telegram
The Torrington Telegram �May I have this dance?�1944, they met at a dance in Yoder. Shortly after, Mr. Zimmer headed for Texas
The Torrington Telegram �May I have this dance?�
The Torrington Telegram / Posted 8 days ago
1944, they met at a dance in Yoder. Shortly after, Mr. Zimmer headed for Texas to fulfill his enlistment with the Army Air Corps. They kept in touch by writing letters, and when he returned, he waited until her birthday to ask her to marry... Read more
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The Columbian
WWII encampment at air museum Saturdaywill portray members of the 113th Cavalry, the 8th Infantry Division’s Battalio
WWII encampment at air museum Saturday
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
will portray members of the 113th Cavalry, the 8th Infantry Division’s Battalion Aid Station, members of the U.S. Army Air Corps, as well as the women who worked during the war, personified by “Rosie the Riveter.” There will be period weapons... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
William E. SmithSmith. He was raised in California and graduated in 1938 from Grant High School
William E. Smith
Wise County Messenger / Posted 10 days ago
Smith. He was raised in California and graduated in 1938 from Grant High School in Sacramento. Bill served in the Army Air Corps during World War II in the Pacific. After being discharged, he returned to Sacramento where he met and married his... Read more
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The Times Leader
BRUNO CALOVINICatholic Church, St. Clairsville and also attended St. Teresa of Avilla in Cadi
BRUNO CALOVINI
The Times Leader / Posted 10 days ago
Catholic Church, St. Clairsville and also attended St. Teresa of Avilla in Cadiz. Bruno was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps in WW II and a U.S. Air Force Veteran of the Korean Conflict. Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents,... Read more
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express
Hero soldier 'left for dead' after being struck by overtaking hit-and-run driverair when the vehicle moved out at the same time. The Air Trooper, who has just
Hero soldier 'left for dead' after being struck by overtaking hit-and-run driver
express / Posted 10 days ago
air when the vehicle moved out at the same time. The Air Trooper, who has just returned from a tour of Kenya with the Army Air Corps, was sent crashing face first into the road while overtaking the Volkswagen Passat. Miraculously, he walked away... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Motorcyclist sent into sickening 60mph somersault after 'hit and run' crashthe car he was following pulled out too. The Air Trooper, who has just returne
Motorcyclist sent into sickening 60mph somersault after 'hit and run' crash
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
the car he was following pulled out too. The Air Trooper, who has just returned from a tour of Kenya with the Army Air Corps, was sent crashing face first into the road and ended up on a grass verge. The driver involved appears to leave... Read more
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The Post-Journal
James N. Carlson Sr.of the late Henry and Anna Sandberg Carlson. He was a 1940 graduate of Jamesto
James N. Carlson Sr.
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
of the late Henry and Anna Sandberg Carlson. He was a 1940 graduate of Jamestown High School and served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. For many years, he was employed by Carlson Plumbing as a journeyman plumber. He was a member... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Reinholt E. Bitzhe moved to Bremerton, Washington, where he worked in the shipyards. In Novemb
Reinholt E. Bitz
Havre Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
he moved to Bremerton, Washington, where he worked in the shipyards. In November 1942, Reinholt enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps, serving his nation for three years. He was stationed at Gore Hill in Great Falls, Montana, for a short time where... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Shirley Alfred FurbyAir Forces were the military aviation service during and immediately after Worl
Shirley Alfred Furby
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 11 days ago
Air Forces were the military aviation service during and immediately after World War II and the successor to the U.S. Army Air Corps and the direct predecessor of the United States Air Force. Shirley had been employed as a welder and was a member... Read more
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The Hill
Remembering a lifetime of service and the ‘jobs’ of John Glennhas held. Glenn had become a licensed pilot in college, but dropped out at age
Remembering a lifetime of service and the ‘jobs’ of John Glenn
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
has held. Glenn had become a licensed pilot in college, but dropped out at age 20 after Pearl Harbor to join the U.S. Army Air Corps. When he was not called up, he enlisted as a naval aviation cadet; then, chose to become a Marine aviator after... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
GE's T700 Engine to Power United Kingdom's AH-64E Fleetthe United States Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) announced the UK's
GE's T700 Engine to Power United Kingdom's AH-64E Fleet
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
the United States Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) announced the UK's request to remanufacture the British Army Air Corps' fleet of Apache Mk 1 aircraft, upgrading to the advanced AH-64E Guardian model. "The T700-701D brings exceptional... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Elmer Diehrwas born May 23, 1924, in Bellevue, the son of Elmer E. and Hazel C. (Link) Die
Elmer Diehr
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
was born May 23, 1924, in Bellevue, the son of Elmer E. and Hazel C. (Link) Diehr. Elmer served in the U. S. Army Air Corps during World War II. He is survived by a son, Les (Sheryl) Diehr of Clyde; four daughters, Laura (Eric) Scagnetti,... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Elmer DiehrHe was born May 23, 1924, in Bellevue, the son of Elmer E. and Hazel C. (Link)
Elmer Diehr
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
He was born May 23, 1924, in Bellevue, the son of Elmer E. and Hazel C. (Link) Diehr. Elmer served in the U. S. Army Air Corps during World War II. He is survived by a son, Les (Sheryl) Diehr of Clyde; four daughters, Laura (Eric) Scagnetti, Leona... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
William E. SmithSmith. He was raised in California and graduated from Grant High School in Sacr
William E. Smith
Wise County Messenger / Posted 14 days ago
Smith. He was raised in California and graduated from Grant High School in Sacramento in 1938. Bill served in the Army Air Corps during World War II in the Pacific. After being discharged he returned to Sacramento, where he met and married his... Read more
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