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The Marietta Times
Pride and patriotism fill Marietta’s VFW postPOWs present were: Herman Zerger and Gifford Doxsee, who both served in the U.S
Pride and patriotism fill Marietta’s VFW post
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
POWs present were: Herman Zerger and Gifford Doxsee, who both served in the U.S. Army and Bob Pioli, who served in the Army Air Corps. Bob Woods, captain of the Ohio Patriot Guard Riders, spoke Friday at the Marietta VFW during a ceremony honoring... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Paul Baderof the City of New York with a Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering, Paul
Paul Bader
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
of the City of New York with a Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering, Paul served as a First Lieutenant in the Army Air Corps during World War II. Following the war, Paul worked in the photo flash division at Sylvania. He married the love... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Department of Defense reveals 2015's 'Military Photographer of the Year" winnersDan Kelsey, a farmer from Clyde, N.Y. and World War II veteran who served in th
Department of Defense reveals 2015's 'Military Photographer of the Year" winners
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Dan Kelsey, a farmer from Clyde, N.Y. and World War II veteran who served in the Army Air Corps, sits on the rear bumper of his van, crouched over with both hands covering his face due to exhaustion and body ailments brought on by a long day of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Department of Defense reveals 2015's 'Military Photographer of the Year" winnersDan Kelsey, a farmer from Clyde, N.Y. and World War II veteran who served in th
Department of Defense reveals 2015's 'Military Photographer of the Year" winners
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Dan Kelsey, a farmer from Clyde, N.Y. and World War II veteran who served in the Army Air Corps, sits on the rear bumper of his van, crouched over with both hands covering his face due to exhaustion and body ailments brought on by a long day of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Alan P. Bagley, former president of plumbing companybeen a resident since 1990. He was 93. Born in Buffalo, he was a graduate of A
Alan P. Bagley, former president of plumbing company
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
been a resident since 1990. He was 93. Born in Buffalo, he was a graduate of Amherst High School and served in the Army Air Corps during World War II. After the war, he returned to his family’s business, which was founded as a plumbing and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Woman in her 60s killed in Roscrea crashbeen airlifted to hospital from the scene by the Shannon-based Coast Guard Resc
Woman in her 60s killed in Roscrea crash
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
been airlifted to hospital from the scene by the Shannon-based Coast Guard Rescue 115 Helicopter and the Athlone-based Air Corps Emergency Aeromedical Service AIRCORPS 112 helicopter. The man and woman who are aged in their 70s are being... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Elderly couple critically injured in Tipperary crashbeen airlifted to hospital from the scene by the Shannon-based Coast Guard Resc
Elderly couple critically injured in Tipperary crash
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
been airlifted to hospital from the scene by the Shannon-based Coast Guard Rescue 115 Helicopter and the Athlone-based Air Corps Emergency Aeromedical Service AIRCORPS 112 helicopter. The man and woman who are aged in their 70s are being... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Elderly victims of bank of terror fraud gang reveal devastating impact of theftsmy mental health and I have been diagnosed with clinical depression.' Kenneth
Elderly victims of bank of terror fraud gang reveal devastating impact of thefts
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
my mental health and I have been diagnosed with clinical depression.' Kenneth Whitaker - a former serviceman in the Army Air Corps - lost £113,000. Former X Factor star Nathan Fagan-Gayle has also been found guilty He had just been diagnosed... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
10 things you don't want to miss at the Cherry Point Air Show7 - Tuskegee Airman exhibitThe Rise Above traveling exhibit is about the Tuskeg
10 things you don't want to miss at the Cherry Point Air Show
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
7 - Tuskegee Airman exhibitThe Rise Above traveling exhibit is about the Tuskegee Airmen from World War II. The U.S. Army Air Corps pilots are featured in a program on a 160-degree panoramic screen in a 30-seat temperature-controlled portable... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
10 things you don't want to miss at the Cherry Point Air Show7 - Tuskegee Airman exhibitThe Rise Above traveling exhibit is about the Tuskeg
10 things you don't want to miss at the Cherry Point Air Show
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 2 days ago
7 - Tuskegee Airman exhibitThe Rise Above traveling exhibit is about the Tuskegee Airmen from World War II. The U.S. Army Air Corps pilots are featured in a program on a 160-degree panoramic screen in a 30-seat temperature-controlled portable... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Chocks away at Wings Over IllawarraLilly Warra for a spin / Picture: Adam Taylor Clark bought the plane, used in
Chocks away at Wings Over Illawarra
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Lilly Warra for a spin / Picture: Adam Taylor Clark bought the plane, used in World War II to train pilots for the US Army Air Corps and US Navy, in the US in 2010. It was one of the aircraft used to train the famous Tuskegee Airmen, the first... Read more
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The Huffington Post
The Man Who Gave Childhood Its Summer Soundtrack Has DiedBorn in 1921, Waas worked in sheet metal at a Navy yard, then served as an Army
The Man Who Gave Childhood Its Summer Soundtrack Has Died
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 days ago
Born in 1921, Waas worked in sheet metal at a Navy yard, then served as an Army Air Corps pilot in World War II, Philly.com reported. After the war, he met Sylvia Wasserman at a dance. The two married in 1951 and remained together until her death in... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAas a Formerly Used Defense Site, or FUDS, by the Department of Defense (DOD). A
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 3 days ago
as a Formerly Used Defense Site, or FUDS, by the Department of Defense (DOD). According to the report, the U.S. Army Air Corps and the California National Guard used 218 acres of the airport starting in 1938. The report stated that the Air... Read more
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express
Dambusters squadron REFORMED as stunning video shows UK's new advanced F-35B fighter jetsfeatures is its ability to land vertically The number of Royal Navy and RAF cr
Dambusters squadron REFORMED as stunning video shows UK's new advanced F-35B fighter jets
express / Posted 4 days ago
features is its ability to land vertically The number of Royal Navy and RAF crew working on the project at Marine Air Corps Station Beaufort in the US will increase to 100 by the end of 2016 before they return to their base at RAF Marham... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Russell John ‘Sandy’ Sandhoefnerhis trumpet and making recordings in Minneapolis and Chicago. WWII interrupted
Russell John ‘Sandy’ Sandhoefner
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 4 days ago
his trumpet and making recordings in Minneapolis and Chicago. WWII interrupted his music career, when he joined the Army Air Corps as a radio operator on B-24 Liberators and flew 35 combat missions over Europe. Upon his return to the U.S.,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, ROBERT EVAN HOPKINS, Youngstown, OhioCollege in Philippi, W.Va., and attended Crozer Theological Seminary in Chester
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, ROBERT EVAN HOPKINS, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
College in Philippi, W.Va., and attended Crozer Theological Seminary in Chester, Pa. He served in the Army Air Corps as a radio operator during World War II. Bob was an ordained American Baptist minister, and he served as a pastor... Read more
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Daily Mail
MOD releases unseen footage of its latest F-35B Lightning II jetsin the US. The F-35B Lightning II, a state-of-the-art stealth aircraft, is sho
MOD releases unseen footage of its latest F-35B Lightning II jets
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
in the US. The F-35B Lightning II, a state-of-the-art stealth aircraft, is shown alongside its US counterparts at Marine Air Corps Station Beaufort, South Carolina. Britain will receive 138 of the advanced aircraft this summer, but they will... Read more
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Business Wire
DuPage Airport Renames Flight Center to Honor Daniel L. Goodwinthat focuses on honoring and perpetuating the accomplishments of African-Americ
DuPage Airport Renames Flight Center to Honor Daniel L. Goodwin
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
that focuses on honoring and perpetuating the accomplishments of African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps during World War II by introducing young people across the nation to the world of aviation and science. About... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Wattisham Air Corps soldiers on Himalayan expeditionat Wattisham are off to the Himalayas with a services’ medical research expedit
Wattisham Air Corps soldiers on Himalayan expedition
Bury Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
at Wattisham are off to the Himalayas with a services’ medical research expedition. A team of 20 from 4 Regiment Army Air Corps fly out tomorrow to trek the 100-mile Dhaulagiri Circuit at 5,360m in Nepal’s mountains. Over the three-week... Read more
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Northern Echo
Poignant parade marks end of an era for flying Army regimentCook OBE AAC said he had been extremely proud of his soldiers on parade and the
Poignant parade marks end of an era for flying Army regiment
Northern Echo / Posted 5 days ago
Cook OBE AAC said he had been extremely proud of his soldiers on parade and they had upheld the true traditions of the Army Air Corps. “Naturally it was an emotional day but one I feel we marked with dignity and respect for the history that we are... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
CLAUDE COLLEYtwo sisters. Jim was a retired carpenter for the former Grubb Contracting Comp
CLAUDE COLLEY
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
two sisters. Jim was a retired carpenter for the former Grubb Contracting Company, a Methodist by faith, and a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of WW II. He was also past president and 57-year member of Elm Grove Lions, and a 70-year member of... Read more
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Orange County Register
A look back at the Santa Ana Army AirbaseEurope, preparations were being made to expand the training capacity of the air
A look back at the Santa Ana Army Airbase
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
Europe, preparations were being made to expand the training capacity of the air services. This air base was one of three Air Corps Replacement Training Centers designed to provide preflight instruction for pilots, navigators, and bombardiers for... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Joe Segal celebrates 90th with tale of two citieswas the big band. You'd hear (Glenn) Miller and (Benny) Goodman and Artie Shaw
Joe Segal celebrates 90th with tale of two cities
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
was the big band. You'd hear (Glenn) Miller and (Benny) Goodman and Artie Shaw and all that stuff." Drafted into the Army Air Corps in the mid-1940s, Segal found himself stationed first in Madison, Wis., then in Champaign. When his hitch was up in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pictured together: Harris Wofford and his 40-old fiancepopularity of the organization led to Newsweek predicting Wofford would become
Pictured together: Harris Wofford and his 40-old fiance
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
popularity of the organization led to Newsweek predicting Wofford would become president one day. After serving in Army Air Corps during the Second World War, he became inspired by the civil rights movement and became the first white student to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Veterans tour war memorialsever know.” Russell Chaney, 91, described being part of a map-making unit in N
Veterans tour war memorials
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
ever know.” Russell Chaney, 91, described being part of a map-making unit in New Guinea. “We gathered data from the [Army Air Corps] and the Navy and then we drafted the maps. We had our own printing presses, but we were out in the jungle,” the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Charles Counselman, executive at Riggs, Counselman, Michaels and Downes, diesUniversity in 1938. He married Catherine Roloson in 1941 and served in the U.S.
Charles Counselman, executive at Riggs, Counselman, Michaels and Downes, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
University in 1938. He married Catherine Roloson in 1941 and served in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Army Air Corps. He was stationed in Washington, Boca Raton, Fla., and Denver, Colo. Mr. Counselman worked first as a gas chemical... Read more
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The Age
British astronaut dials wrong number from spaceKazakhstan. Photo: AP He may have the right stuff, but he got the wrong digits
British astronaut dials wrong number from space
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Kazakhstan. Photo: AP He may have the right stuff, but he got the wrong digits. Timothy Peake, a former British Army Air Corps officer and current European Space Agency astronaut aboard the International Space Station, phoned home to a wrong... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
British astronaut dials wrong number from spaceKazakhstan. Photo: AP He may have the right stuff, but he got the wrong digits
British astronaut dials wrong number from space
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Kazakhstan. Photo: AP He may have the right stuff, but he got the wrong digits. Timothy Peake, a former British Army Air Corps officer and current European Space Agency astronaut aboard the International Space Station, phoned home to a wrong... Read more
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Canberra Times
British astronaut dials wrong number from spaceHe may have the right stuff, but he got the wrong digits. Timothy Peake, a for
British astronaut dials wrong number from space
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
He may have the right stuff, but he got the wrong digits. Timothy Peake, a former British Army Air Corps officer and current European Space Agency astronaut aboard the International Space Station, phoned home to a wrong number on Thursday. British... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former senator reveals he will marry his new male partnerpopularity of the organization led to Newsweek predicting Wofford would become
Former senator reveals he will marry his new male partner
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
popularity of the organization led to Newsweek predicting Wofford would become president one day. After serving in Army Air Corps during the Second World War, he became inspired by the civil rights movement and became the first white student to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
As honor flights return, 75 tour war monuments in D.C.ever know." Russell Chaney, 91, described being part of a map-making unit in N
As honor flights return, 75 tour war monuments in D.C.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
ever know." Russell Chaney, 91, described being part of a map-making unit in New Guinea. "We gathered data from the [Army Air Corps] and the Navy and then we drafted the maps. We had our own printing presses, but we were out in the jungle," the... Read more
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Daily Press
Langley B-17s paved way for independent Air Forceair power was routinely belittled by the General Staff, which did not include a
Langley B-17s paved way for independent Air Force
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
air power was routinely belittled by the General Staff, which did not include any airmen. "The Tactical School taught, and Air Corps officers as a rule believed, aviation could be decisive," writes Air Force historian Mauer Mauer in "Aviation in... Read more
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Philly.com
Les Waas, legend in advertising, known for jinglesoriginal. A graduate of Olney High School (Class of 1939), a sheet-metal worker
Les Waas, legend in advertising, known for jingles
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
original. A graduate of Olney High School (Class of 1939), a sheet-metal worker at the Navy Yard, a World War II Army Air Corps pilot, and a world-class prankster, Mr. Waas turned a knack for writing jingles into an enduring legacy. His... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Air Corps flags concerns over Indaver incinerator site in Cork | Irish Examiner The proposed incinerator in Ringaskiddy in Cork Harbour co
Air Corps flags concerns over Indaver incinerator site in Cork
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
| Irish Examiner The proposed incinerator in Ringaskiddy in Cork Harbour could present a risk of fatal injury to... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, ANDREW J. BOZIN, Youngstown, Ohiofor over 35 years at City Asphalt and Paving Co. in Youngstown as an operating
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, ANDREW J. BOZIN, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
for over 35 years at City Asphalt and Paving Co. in Youngstown as an operating engineer. Andrew served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II, was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in McDonald, the International Union of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Video shows ring of fire at Gap of DunloeCastleisland, were called to the scene. The fire was still raging last night,
Video shows ring of fire at Gap of Dunloe
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
Castleisland, were called to the scene. The fire was still raging last night, high over the Gap of Dunloe. However, the Air Corps, which was earlier put on standby to assist with ‘Bambi-bombing’ the woods, has been stood down “for now”, said... Read more
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Irish Examiner
PICS: Roger Casement honoured at State ceremonylined the route from Tralee and up to to 4,000 people attended the 90-minute lo
PICS: Roger Casement honoured at State ceremony
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
lined the route from Tralee and up to to 4,000 people attended the 90-minute long ceremony involving the navy, army, and air corps. The audience included pupils from several schools, with the public thronging the sand dunes at the rear of the... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
LOUIS KULPAmember of the Wheeling Police Department. He began his service there in 1946 af
LOUIS KULPA
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 10 days ago
member of the Wheeling Police Department. He began his service there in 1946 after serving in the United States Army Air Corps. as a military policeman. From his initial rookie assignment as a Sergeant, he advanced through the ranks of the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, VINCENT L. LESLIE (LESKOSKY, Youngstown, Ohiofrom Woodrow Wilson High School in 1942. He then served his country as a sergea
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, VINCENT L. LESLIE (LESKOSKY, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1942. He then served his country as a sergeant in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps in the North African Theatre. Vince spent his entire career in golf, starting out in 1936 as a caddie at Mill... Read more
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Ogle County News
Haak posthumously awarded Congressional medaltheir planes and flying skills to use in defense of their country. It was orig
Haak posthumously awarded Congressional medal
Ogle County News / Posted 10 days ago
their planes and flying skills to use in defense of their country. It was originally under the jurisdiction of the Army Air Corps, until 1948 when Congress established the group as the auxiliary of the then-new Air Force. Thousands of... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
New Director of Sales & Marketing for Becker Avionics GmbH AnnouncedArmy, German Border Patrol, German Police, Austrian Army and Police, Swiss Air
New Director of Sales & Marketing for Becker Avionics GmbH Announced
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
Army, German Border Patrol, German Police, Austrian Army and Police, Swiss Air Force, Dutch Police, Security Civil, Irish Air Corps, Egyptian Navy, Indonesian Navy, Portuguese Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy and U.S. Auxiliary... Read more
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Northern Echo
Regiment stages 'poignant' parade ahead of disbandingat our time here with immensely fond memories and will hold North Yorkshire dea
Regiment stages 'poignant' parade ahead of disbanding
Northern Echo / Posted 11 days ago
at our time here with immensely fond memories and will hold North Yorkshire dear to our hearts.” In June, 9 Regiment Army Air Corps will merge with 1 Regiment Army Air Corps in Yeovilton, Somerset, and will operate the Army’s new fleet of Wildcat... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Peter P. RuplenasBannister in England. A reason for 'Rupy's' longevity may be his love for runn
Peter P. Ruplenas
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Bannister in England. A reason for 'Rupy's' longevity may be his love for running. Rupy joined the United States Army Air Corps before Pearl Harbor on June 24, 1941. He completed basic training in Dover, Delaware. After basic training, Peter... Read more
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Everett Herald
Moment of doubt: How the P-47 warplane came to beof what was designated the XP-47. But with war in Europe looming, Republic des
Moment of doubt: How the P-47 warplane came to be
Everett Herald / Posted 11 days ago
of what was designated the XP-47. But with war in Europe looming, Republic designers got an unwanted call … the Army Air Corps wanted to talk. In order to survive in Battle of Britain-style combat, America needed much more than a speedy speck... Read more
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chroniclelive
What North East landmarks would Tim Peake be able to spot from space?stunning images from across the globe including beautiful views of the Northern
What North East landmarks would Tim Peake be able to spot from space?
chroniclelive / Posted 11 days ago
stunning images from across the globe including beautiful views of the Northern Lights along the top of our planet. He is a former test pilot and British Army Air Corps officer and has performed two space walks since arriving in orbit in Dec... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish Wildlife Trust asking public for help to chart wildfiresareas and national parks badly damaged," he said. "However we don't have the f
Irish Wildlife Trust asking public for help to chart wildfires
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
areas and national parks badly damaged," he said. "However we don't have the figures to say how bad it really was." Air Corps helicopter helping to extinguish a major fire in Killarney National Park, Co Kerry, last year. The IWT says... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Tackling cyber-crime and fraud are main priorities for Conservative police commissioner candidatethe jungles of Honduras and Belize. Mr Stansfeld learned to fly helicopters at
Tackling cyber-crime and fraud are main priorities for Conservative police commissioner candidate
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
the jungles of Honduras and Belize. Mr Stansfeld learned to fly helicopters at Middle Wallop and commanded various Army Air Corps Squadrons, including Army helicopters in the Falkland Islands in the latter half of 1982. The military man then... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Armand ManciniBazanski, a relationship hallmarked with true love. On July 15, 1941, enlisted
Armand Mancini
The Leader-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Bazanski, a relationship hallmarked with true love. On July 15, 1941, enlisted with the United States Army Air Corps. His service commitment landed him overseas, particularly in the South Pacific, participating in the Battle over... Read more
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chroniclelive
Tim Peake tweets stunning picture of Newcastle from spacestunning images from across the globe including beautiful views of the Northern
Tim Peake tweets stunning picture of Newcastle from space
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
stunning images from across the globe including beautiful views of the Northern Lights along the top of our planet. He is a former test pilot and British Army Air Corps officer and has performed two space walks since arriving in orbit in Dec... Read more
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SaukValley.com
William E. 'Bill' ThompsonKansas, the son of William and Esther (Moxley) Thompson. He was a World War II
William E. 'Bill' Thompson
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
Kansas, the son of William and Esther (Moxley) Thompson. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the 8th�Army Air Corps as a top turret gunner/flight engineer on a B-17 bomber. He was stationed in the European�Theater, and he was... Read more
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