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Waxahachie Daily Light
We were airmen once, and young: J.B. Colleps, Waxahachie, U.S. Army Air Forceand in Europe was still going on with no end in sight. There was a great need f
We were airmen once, and young: J.B. Colleps, Waxahachie, U.S. Army Air Force
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 2 days ago
and in Europe was still going on with no end in sight. There was a great need for new aircrews, for losses in the Army Air Corps were very high.We pushed the new cadets hard, and by now they were getting more training than we ever did. These... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Vincent J. Muffoletto, 93, CPA, WWII veteranhe was a graduate of Hutchinson Central High School. He enlisted in the Army du
Vincent J. Muffoletto, 93, CPA, WWII veteran
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
he was a graduate of Hutchinson Central High School. He enlisted in the Army during World War II and served in the Army Air Corps, attaining the rank of sergeant. Shot down during a bombing mission over the North Sea in April 1944, he was... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Bataan Death March survivor, artist Ben Steele dies at 98grew up riding horses, roping cattle and occasionally delivering supplies to we
Bataan Death March survivor, artist Ben Steele dies at 98
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
grew up riding horses, roping cattle and occasionally delivering supplies to western artist Will James. He was a U.S. Army Air Corps private in the Philippines when the Japanese captured his unit in 1942 during World War II. Thousands of soldiers... Read more
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Boston Globe
When Living History Diesstormed across Europe, Leo Gray enlisted as soon as he graduated from English H
When Living History Dies
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
stormed across Europe, Leo Gray enlisted as soon as he graduated from English High. He had not been in long when the Army Air Corps created a group of black pilots and ground crew who would collectively be known as the Tuskegee Airmen. Gray became... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Robert W. ‘Bob’ SchmidtC. and Wilma (Krafock) Schmidt. He was a graduate of Dixon High School, Class o
Robert W. ‘Bob’ Schmidt
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
C. and Wilma (Krafock) Schmidt. He was a graduate of Dixon High School, Class of 1945. Upon graduation, he joined the Army Air Corps. He served in Japan and the Philippine Islands until the war ended. He completed his service with the military in... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Donald R. SpringerBradford High School, attended Illinois State, and graduated from the Universit
Donald R. Springer
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
Bradford High School, attended Illinois State, and graduated from the University of Illinois. He was a veteran of the Army Air Corps. He taught ag at Ohio and Ashton for 3 years, before farming in the Ashton area until retirement. Don was an avid... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Bataan Death March survivor, artist Ben Steele dies at 98grew up riding horses, roping cattle and occasionally delivering supplies to we
Bataan Death March survivor, artist Ben Steele dies at 98
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
grew up riding horses, roping cattle and occasionally delivering supplies to western artist Will James. He was a U.S. Army Air Corps private in the Philippines when the Japanese captured his unit in 1942. Thousands of soldiers died during a 66-mile... Read more
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The Washington Times
Bataan Death March survivor, artist Ben Steele dies at 98Dad never said a bad word about him,” Jorgenson told The Billings Gazette (http
Bataan Death March survivor, artist Ben Steele dies at 98
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
Dad never said a bad word about him,” Jorgenson told The Billings Gazette (http://bit.ly/2cwkUkA). Steele was a U.S. Army Air Corps private in the Philippines when the Japanese captured his unit in 1942 during World War II. Thousands of soldiers... Read more
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Salon.com
Bataan Death March survivor, artist Ben Steele dies at 98grew up riding horses, roping cattle and occasionally delivering supplies to we
Bataan Death March survivor, artist Ben Steele dies at 98
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
grew up riding horses, roping cattle and occasionally delivering supplies to western artist Will James. He was a U.S. Army Air Corps private in the Philippines when the Japanese captured his unit in 1942. Thousands of soldiers died during the... Read more
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FOX News
Bataan Death March Survivor, Artist Ben Steele Dies At 98grew up riding horses, roping cattle and occasionally delivering supplies to we
Bataan Death March Survivor, Artist Ben Steele Dies At 98
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
grew up riding horses, roping cattle and occasionally delivering supplies to western artist Will James. He was a U.S. Army Air Corps private in the Philippines when the Japanese captured his unit in 1942. Thousands of soldiers died during the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Bataan Death March survivor, artist dies at age 98grew up riding horses, roping cattle and occasionally delivering supplies to we
Bataan Death March survivor, artist dies at age 98
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
grew up riding horses, roping cattle and occasionally delivering supplies to western artist Will James. He was a U.S. Army Air Corps private in the Philippines when the Japanese captured his unit in 1942. Thousands of soldiers died during a 66-mile... Read more
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Irish Central
Irish pilot hero was the first to fly transatlantic from east-to-westand trained in Eastbourne in England. Shortly after the formation of the Irish
Irish pilot hero was the first to fly transatlantic from east-to-west
Irish Central / Posted 3 days ago
and trained in Eastbourne in England. Shortly after the formation of the Irish Free State, Fitzmaurice joined the Irish Air Corps and was promoted to Captain a year later. Days after landing the Bremen, Fitzmaurice and the two Germans the three... Read more
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The Irish Times
Al Porter: ‘The most manly thing I’ve done lately? Sleeping with a woman’did ‘manliness’ look like? I had a role-model of masculinity in the house becau
Al Porter: ‘The most manly thing I’ve done lately? Sleeping with a woman’
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
did ‘manliness’ look like? I had a role-model of masculinity in the house because my father was a flight sergeant in the Air Corps… He would come home very upright and with this great deportment that they instil in you in the Army... a uniform,... Read more
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CBS News
Ben Steele, Bataan Death March survivor and artist, dies age 98to keep his sanity when he was a prisoner of war. KTVQ reports tough economic
Ben Steele, Bataan Death March survivor and artist, dies age 98
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
to keep his sanity when he was a prisoner of war. KTVQ reports tough economic times forced Steele to join the U.S. Army Air Corps in 1940, and by 1941 he was a prisoner of the Japanese. After being captured by the Japanese and surviving the... Read more
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FOX News
Ben Steele, Bataan Death March Survivor, Dies At 98tens of thousands of American and Filipino soldiers were surrendered to Japanes
Ben Steele, Bataan Death March Survivor, Dies At 98
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
tens of thousands of American and Filipino soldiers were surrendered to Japanese forces. The Americans were Army, Army Air Corps, Navy and Marines. Among those seized were members of the 200th Coast Artillery, New Mexico National Guard. They... Read more
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ABC Montana
WWII veteran, artist Ben Steele dies at 98Mountains, Ben moved with his family to the big city of Billings when he was 16
WWII veteran, artist Ben Steele dies at 98
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
Mountains, Ben moved with his family to the big city of Billings when he was 16. In September 1940, he joined the U.S. Army Air Corps, eventually assigned to the 7th Material Squadron, 19th Bomb Group as an aircraft dispatcher. Stationed at Clark... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
WWII veteran, artist Ben Steele dies at 98Mountains, Ben moved with his family to the big city of Billings when he was 16
WWII veteran, artist Ben Steele dies at 98
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 4 days ago
Mountains, Ben moved with his family to the big city of Billings when he was 16. In September 1940, he joined the U.S. Army Air Corps, eventually assigned to the 7th Material Squadron, 19th Bomb Group as an aircraft dispatcher. Stationed at Clark... Read more
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ABC Montana
WWII veteran, artist Ben Steele passes dies at 98Mountains, Ben moved with his family to the big city of Billings when he was 16
WWII veteran, artist Ben Steele passes dies at 98
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
Mountains, Ben moved with his family to the big city of Billings when he was 16. In September 1940, he joined the U.S. Army Air Corps, eventually assigned to the 7th Material Squadron, 19th Bomb Group as an aircraft dispatcher. Stationed at Clark... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
WWII veteran, artist Ben Steele passes dies at 98Mountains, Ben moved with his family to the big city of Billings when he was 16
WWII veteran, artist Ben Steele passes dies at 98
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 4 days ago
Mountains, Ben moved with his family to the big city of Billings when he was 16. In September 1940, he joined the U.S. Army Air Corps, eventually assigned to the 7th Material Squadron, 19th Bomb Group as an aircraft dispatcher. Stationed at Clark... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Things to see inside new black history museumceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, Af
Things to see inside new black history museum
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 5 days ago
ceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps program on learning to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The PT-13 Stearman open-cockpit biplane was decommissioned... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museumceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, Af
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museum
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
ceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps program on learning to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The PT-13 Stearman open-cockpit biplane was decommissioned... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museumin a racist bombing in 1963. There also is a biplane used at Alabama’s Tuskege
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museum
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
in a racist bombing in 1963. There also is a biplane used at Alabama’s Tuskegee Institute to train black pilots for Army Air Corps service during World War II. A vintage red Cadillac from rock-and-roll legend Chuck Berry’s personal collection.... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museumceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, Af
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museum
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
ceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps program on learning to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The PT-13 Stearman open-cockpit biplane was decommissioned... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museumceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, Af
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museum
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
ceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps program on learning to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The PT-13 Stearman open-cockpit biplane was decommissioned... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museumceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, Af
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museum
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
ceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps program on learning to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The PT-13 Stearman open-cockpit biplane was decommissioned... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museumceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, Af
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museum
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
ceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps program on learning to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The PT-13 Stearman open-cockpit biplane was decommissioned... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museumceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, Af
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museum
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
ceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps program on learning to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The PT-13 Stearman open-cockpit biplane was decommissioned... Read more
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Daily Herald
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museumceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, Af
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museum
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
ceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps program on learning to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The PT-13 Stearman open-cockpit biplane was decommissioned... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museumceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, Af
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museum
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
ceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps program on learning to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The PT-13 Stearman open-cockpit biplane was decommissioned... Read more
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The News-Times
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museumceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, Af
Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museum
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
ceiling is one of the World War II-era planes used to train Tuskegee Airmen, African-Americans who participated in the Army Air Corps program on learning to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The PT-13 Stearman open-cockpit biplane was decommissioned... Read more
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Irish Examiner
CUH plans helipad for next yearand aviation regulations and is suitable to accommodate the Coast Guard’s S-92
CUH plans helipad for next year
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
and aviation regulations and is suitable to accommodate the Coast Guard’s S-92 search-and-rescue helicopters, and the Irish Air Corps’ Augusta Westland 139 and Eurocopter 135 aircraft. However, it is understood that talks are ongoing between the... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Berlin ‘BE’ HewittHe worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Roy Rodgers. He served his c
Berlin ‘BE’ Hewitt
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 6 days ago
He worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Roy Rodgers. He served his country in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps, he was lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and former member of the IOOF and Buckhannon Moose Lodge... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museumin a racist bombing in 1963. There also is a biplane used at Alabama's Tuskege
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museum
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
in a racist bombing in 1963. There also is a biplane used at Alabama's Tuskegee Institute to train black pilots for Army Air Corps service during World War II. A vintage red Cadillac from rock-and-roll legend Chuck Berry's personal collection.... Read more
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Minot Daily News
John Munchfrom Kenmare High School in 1941. He entered into active duty service during
John Munch
Minot Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
from Kenmare High School in 1941. He entered into active duty service during World War II with the 82nd Army Air Corps Quartermaster unit in September 5, 1943. He was honorably discharged December 31, 1945. Jack returned to... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Black American Journey Finally Enshrined in National Museumin a racist bombing in 1963. There also is a biplane used at Alabama’s Tuskege
Black American Journey Finally Enshrined in National Museum
CBS Baltimore / Posted 8 days ago
in a racist bombing in 1963. There also is a biplane used at Alabama’s Tuskegee Institute to train black pilots for Army Air Corps service during World War II. A vintage red Cadillac from rock-and-roll legend Chuck Berry’s personal collection.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kris Kobach, ACLU clash in court over proof of citizenship voting lawraised issues of standing related to two of the plaintiffs, Marvin and JoAnn Br
Kris Kobach, ACLU clash in court over proof of citizenship voting law
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
raised issues of standing related to two of the plaintiffs, Marvin and JoAnn Brown. Marvin Brown is a 90-year-old Army Air Corps veteran, and both had registered using the federal form but didn’t provide documents proving citizenship. Kobach... Read more
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Philly.com
Arnold E. Denton, 91, vice president at Campbell Soupin Remington, Ind., Mr. Denton grew up on a working farm in Chalmers, Ind., and
Arnold E. Denton, 91, vice president at Campbell Soup
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
in Remington, Ind., Mr. Denton grew up on a working farm in Chalmers, Ind., and, during World War II, he served as an Army Air Corps navigator, instructing recruits at bases in Nevada and Texas about handling B-24 bombers. Mr. Denton earned a... Read more
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Minnesota State University Reporter
A look at Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry – MSU Reporterwhere he then preceded to receive his pilot’s license. Not surprisingly, after
A look at Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry – MSU Reporter
Minnesota State University Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
where he then preceded to receive his pilot’s license. Not surprisingly, after he enlisted in the United States Army Air Corps where he began his training as a cadet, America had entered the second World War. He was a Second Lieutenant and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
250lb vintage bomb cleared from the Solomon IslandsExplosive Ordnance Disposal experts as part of Operation Render Safe 2016. The
250lb vintage bomb cleared from the Solomon Islands
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Explosive Ordnance Disposal experts as part of Operation Render Safe 2016. The area was the site of a World War II US Army Air Corps airstrip and ammunition base, which was used to support the campaign against the Japanese forces. "There is a lot... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZDF Helping Keep Solomon Islands SafeChannel in the Russell Islands as part of Operation Render Safe 2016. The area
NZDF Helping Keep Solomon Islands Safe
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Channel in the Russell Islands as part of Operation Render Safe 2016. The area was the site of a World War II US Army Air Corps airstrip and ammunition base, which was used to support the campaign against the Japanese forces.“There is a lot of... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Army Reserves visit the arc, Bury St Edmunds, in recruitment campaign - A Better YouFortify Team, 158 Transport Regiment of the Royal Logistic Corps, 167 Catering
Army Reserves visit the arc, Bury St Edmunds, in recruitment campaign - A Better You
Bury Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
Fortify Team, 158 Transport Regiment of the Royal Logistic Corps, 167 Catering Support Regiment of the Royal Logistic Corps, 6 Regiment Army Air Corps and 3 Military Intelligence Battalion. To find out more contact your local Army Careers... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
'How we won the war'working as a draftsman for a local company during the day. However, he decided
'How we won the war'
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
working as a draftsman for a local company during the day. However, he decided to leave school and enlisted in the Army Air Corps in April 1941, The choice, he said, was motivated by both his interest in flying and the realization he might soon... Read more
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Daily Record
Remembering another Morris bowling legendother deeply held passions -- his country, bowling and golf. He joined the Nav
Remembering another Morris bowling legend
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
other deeply held passions -- his country, bowling and golf. He joined the Navy and served for three years in the Navy Air Corps in the Pacific theater during World War II. After his years in the service, he worked at Picatinny Arsenal. John’s... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Raymond S. ‘Ace’ WindsandRaymond grew up in a large family in Ishpeming and attended the Ishpeming Schoo
Raymond S. ‘Ace’ Windsand
The Mining Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Raymond grew up in a large family in Ishpeming and attended the Ishpeming Schools. He enlisted in the United States Army Air Corps on March 31, 1942 in Marquette, MI. Raymond was a Rt. Waste Gunner on a B-24 Liberator during World War II having... Read more
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Minot Daily News
James Percy MarshPercy was also an excellent writer and wrote two books reflecting his childh
James Percy Marsh
Minot Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Percy was also an excellent writer and wrote two books reflecting his childhood and experi-ences serving in the Army Air Corps during World War II. James Percy Marsh was born on April 16, 1924 in Plentywood, Montana to Frank and... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Prisoner Of War Recalls moments in CaptiviMack Fitzgerald enlisted in the Air Corps during World War II. He never thought
Prisoner Of War Recalls moments in Captivi
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 13 days ago
Mack Fitzgerald enlisted in the Air Corps during World War II. He never thought he would end up a Prisoner of War. “It's true that you relive your past in just a few minutes when you think you're going to die,” said Fitzgerald. He flew to several... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Hangars At Falcon Field Placed On Historic Places Registerin July 1941, and it became operational as a pilot training base two months lat
Hangars At Falcon Field Placed On Historic Places Register
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 14 days ago
in July 1941, and it became operational as a pilot training base two months later. It graduated more than 2,000 U.S. Army Air Corps and British Royal Air Force pilots during the war before ending operations in September 1945. The federal... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Life-long golf lovershitting the links. Wertz, 94, was the youngest man in his crew of six airmen w
Life-long golf lovers
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
hitting the links. Wertz, 94, was the youngest man in his crew of six airmen when they went overseas with the U.S. Army Air Corps. The B-25 pilot flew 34 missions in the Southwest Pacific, on "low-level, tree-top strafing and bombing runs" as he... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Celebrities who served in the militaryAir Force) Gene Hackman (U.S. Marine Corps) Hugh Hefner (U.S. Army) Jimi Hen
Celebrities who served in the military
KTXS Abilene / Posted 14 days ago
Air Force) Gene Hackman (U.S. Marine Corps) Hugh Hefner (U.S. Army) Jimi Hendrix (U.S. Army) Charlton Heston (U.S. Army Air Corps) Ice-T (U.S. Army Rangers) George Jones (U.S. Marine Corps) James Earl Jones (U.S. Army Rangers) Ed McMahon... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Celebrities who served in the militaryAir Force) Gene Hackman (U.S. Marine Corps) Hugh Hefner (U.S. Army) Jimi Hen
Celebrities who served in the military
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 14 days ago
Air Force) Gene Hackman (U.S. Marine Corps) Hugh Hefner (U.S. Army) Jimi Hendrix (U.S. Army) Charlton Heston (U.S. Army Air Corps) Ice-T (U.S. Army Rangers) George Jones (U.S. Marine Corps) James Earl Jones (U.S. Army Rangers) Ed McMahon... Read more
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