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WAOW Wausau
10,000 Flags to Commemorate Our Nation’s Heroesto apprehend knew they were coming.” Robert was posthumously awarded the Legio
10,000 Flags to Commemorate Our Nation’s Heroes
WAOW Wausau / Posted an hour ago
to apprehend knew they were coming.” Robert was posthumously awarded the Legion of Merit Medal, the Bronze Star Medal with Valor Device and the Purple Heart. Master Sgt. Horrigan's ultimate sacrifice inspired the founding of the Austin-based... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Remembering those who paid ultimate pricecountry while serving in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard. W
Remembering those who paid ultimate price
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 hours ago
country while serving in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard. We honor them for their patriotism, skill and valor - and their willingness to put their lives on the line for us. We thank God for them - and ask Him to watch over the... Read more
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CNN
What it means to servebravado and pride, of shaved heads, combat boots and training camps. Instead,
What it means to serve
CNN / Posted 3 hours ago
bravado and pride, of shaved heads, combat boots and training camps. Instead, it would be about people's lives, their valor, and sacrifices. Gray put on the clothes of her husband, Staff Sgt. Yance T. Gray, and stood for her picture with a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Ripley Veterans Added To Roll Of Honor Monumentto search the woods for the wounded. He was issued this medial on June 8, 1888,
Ripley Veterans Added To Roll Of Honor Monument
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
to search the woods for the wounded. He was issued this medial on June 8, 1888, in recognition of his extreme heroism and valor. Pictured are veterans who were recently inducted into the Ripley Roll Of Honor. Leo O. Morin Leo O. Morin, received... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Quilt tells story of three warsunit Company B, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry of the U.S. Army was honored with
Quilt tells story of three wars
Minot Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
unit Company B, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry of the U.S. Army was honored with a Presidential Unit Citation for exceptional valor. The citation is awarded to units of the U.S. armed forces, and those of allied countries, for extraordinary heroism in... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Medallion sales to support Vietnam exhibitto bring the traveling wall to town, so fundraising is paramount, according to
Medallion sales to support Vietnam exhibit
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 hours ago
to bring the traveling wall to town, so fundraising is paramount, according to organizers. Two-inch medallions in a valor case will be sold to offset costs. The 24K gold medallions are adorned on both sides and made in the U.S.. The cost... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Memorial Daymovement in South Carolina during the American Revolution "America is hope. It
Memorial Day
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
movement in South Carolina during the American Revolution "America is hope. It is compassion. It is excellence. It is valor." -politician Paul Tsongas " isn't just about honoring veterans, it's honoring those who lost their lives.... Read more
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FOX News
Rick Perry: The truth about 'American Sniper' Chris Kylezones, was a liar. The writer’s assertion is that Kyle laid claim to more medal
Rick Perry: The truth about 'American Sniper' Chris Kyle
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
zones, was a liar. The writer’s assertion is that Kyle laid claim to more medals than the military had awarded him for his valor in combat. At issue was a disparity between Kyle’s account in his book, “American Sniper,” records obtained from a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Family recalls Arnold native’s sacrifice as member of famed Band of Brothersher brother died. “I think I found out things that I didn't know before.” Jack
Family recalls Arnold native’s sacrifice as member of famed Band of Brothers
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
her brother died. “I think I found out things that I didn't know before.” Jackson received a posthumous Bronze Star for valor and other medals. Adams remembers the time before the medals. She remembers Eugene and his brother, Robert, walking... Read more
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examiner.com
Proceeds from new Black Ops III DLC will be donated to veterans charityActivision has announced a special promotion in which all the proceeds from the
Proceeds from new Black Ops III DLC will be donated to veterans charity
examiner.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Activision has announced a special promotion in which all the proceeds from the new Call of Duty: Black Ops III C.O.D.E. Valor Calling Cards DLC will go towards supporting veterans. All the proceeds will go to the Call of Duty Endowment, a... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Watkins remembers World War II POWguy lived." Campbell earned a Silver Star for his actions that day — the third
Watkins remembers World War II POW
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 5 hours ago
guy lived." Campbell earned a Silver Star for his actions that day — the third-highest military decoration awarded for valor. With the Japanese determined to secure the Philippines, U.S. troops hunkered down the best they could. "Daddy was... Read more
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New York Post
Honor, pride and sorrow: Shakespeare for Memorial DayMemorial Day inspires mixed emotions: pride in the valor of those who gave thei
Honor, pride and sorrow: Shakespeare for Memorial Day
New York Post / Posted 5 hours ago
Memorial Day inspires mixed emotions: pride in the valor of those who gave their lives in the cause of freedom; sorrow that such self-sacrifice should have been necessary. Pride in past valor may be best expressed in the St. Crispin’s Day speech from... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
P-47 pilot who wrecked saluted by comradesextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
P-47 pilot who wrecked saluted by comrades
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 hours ago
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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TribLIVE
Military medals review offers chance to properly honor those who servedtwo double recipients The Secretary of the Army hung the Congressional Medal o
Military medals review offers chance to properly honor those who served
TribLIVE / Posted 6 hours ago
two double recipients The Secretary of the Army hung the Congressional Medal of Honor, the nation's highest award for valor, around the neck of Walter Joseph Marm Jr. in December 1966. The previous summer, the Washington, Pa., native received... Read more
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WALB Albany
Flint River Habitat for Humanity helping veterans find homessafe and affordable housing. Several Lee County organizations and the area YMC
Flint River Habitat for Humanity helping veterans find homes
WALB Albany / Posted 7 hours ago
safe and affordable housing. Several Lee County organizations and the area YMCA are also raising funds for 'The House that Valor Built'. YMCA President Dan Gillan said that specific project will put a veteran in one of Lee County's first Habitat... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Fallen hero's relative shares memories of Clinton Butefishand I know she didn’t have anything like a safe-deposit box.” Butefish won the
Fallen hero's relative shares memories of Clinton Butefish
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
and I know she didn’t have anything like a safe-deposit box.” Butefish won the third-highest military decoration for valor for his efforts in the first great World War II confrontation between the U.S. and Germany. Butefish paid the ultimate... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Soldier leaves behind deep grief, deeper lovearrived too late. Matt was posthumously promoted and awarded the Silver Star,
Soldier leaves behind deep grief, deeper love
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 hours ago
arrived too late. Matt was posthumously promoted and awarded the Silver Star, the country’s third-highest award for valor. He left behind Alexandra and Declan, a baby boy all of 7 months old. Matt had chosen the traditional Irish name that... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News man named Legion of Valor national commanderNEWS — Longtime Newport News resident Richard Rinaldo was recently named this y
Newport News man named Legion of Valor national commander
Daily Press / Posted 7 hours ago
NEWS — Longtime Newport News resident Richard Rinaldo was recently named this year's national commander for the Legion of Valor — the oldest military service organization in the country and in all likelihood the most exclusive. To qualify for... Read more
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New Haven Independent
A Memorial Day Call For "Real Heroes"unpopular as the Vietnam War. “By now most Americans recognize that we got it
A Memorial Day Call For "Real Heroes"
New Haven Independent / Posted 7 hours ago
unpopular as the Vietnam War. “By now most Americans recognize that we got it wrong in not acknowledging the courage, the valor and the commitment of the men and women of our armed forces who fought in an unpopular war,” Sorrentino said. “It’s... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Hundreds At Enfield Memorial Day Parade Honor Veterans' Sacrificesand sister and have to make that final salute, and that is not easy," Nieves sa
Hundreds At Enfield Memorial Day Parade Honor Veterans' Sacrifices
Hartford Courant / Posted 11 hours ago
and sister and have to make that final salute, and that is not easy," Nieves said. "We pause to remember their stories of valor, of heroics, of great sacrifice — stories of citizens from all walks of life who wore the uniform of the American... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Moffat County veterans emphasize reverence on Memorial Daybeer — it is a day to think of all the souls who sacrificed their lives for the
Moffat County veterans emphasize reverence on Memorial Day
Craig Daily Press / Posted 12 hours ago
beer — it is a day to think of all the souls who sacrificed their lives for the our country. “It’s a day of thanks for the valor of others, a day to remember the splendor of America and those of her children who rest in this cemetery and others.... Read more
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ABC News
10,000 Flags Commemorate America's Fallen Veterans in D.C.to apprehend knew they were coming.” Robert was posthumously awarded the Legio
10,000 Flags Commemorate America's Fallen Veterans in D.C.
ABC News / Posted 15 hours ago
to apprehend knew they were coming.” Robert was posthumously awarded the Legion of Merit Medal, the Bronze Star Medal with Valor Device and the Purple Heart. Master Sgt. Horrigan's ultimate sacrifice inspired the founding of the Austin-based... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
A look at the numbers behind the sacrifices of American military veteransof U.S. troops who died serving in the Vietnam War. 3,497 — Recipients of the
A look at the numbers behind the sacrifices of American military veterans
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 15 hours ago
of U.S. troops who died serving in the Vietnam War. 3,497 — Recipients of the Medal of Honor, the highest honor for valor in action (as of May 2016). 76 — Living Medal of Honor recipients (as of May 2016). TM & © 2016 Cable News Network,... Read more
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Orange County Register
'They're not forgotten': Marines and supporters join forces for Vietnam War memorial at Camp Pendletonsaid. Among the names are 13 Marines awarded the Medal of Honor, the nation’s
'They're not forgotten': Marines and supporters join forces for Vietnam War memorial at Camp Pendleton
Orange County Register / Posted 15 hours ago
said. Among the names are 13 Marines awarded the Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest military honor for personal acts of valor. Coty and Colwell identified at least 13 Marines from Orange County and about 19 from Riverside County. “I’ve enjoyed... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Memorial Day: A Time to Reflectnation during World War II and that fewer than 700,000 of them are still with u
Memorial Day: A Time to Reflect
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 17 hours ago
nation during World War II and that fewer than 700,000 of them are still with us today. "They are a living memorial to the valor and gallantry of all who have served in the military throughout our country's history. The Second World War was the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
A brother and uncle and the horrible price of wara hauntingly beautiful place, but too little for the sacrifices that were the p
A brother and uncle and the horrible price of war
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 17 hours ago
a hauntingly beautiful place, but too little for the sacrifices that were the price of admission. ... It must have taken valor, and dedication and forbearance to travel as a warrior, the oldest of seven children from North Africa to Sicily, to... Read more
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Air Force Times
Air Force captain who sacrificed life for fellow troops to receive Silver Starcommander, who was on Captain Roland's vehicle that night." The Silver Star is
Air Force captain who sacrificed life for fellow troops to receive Silver Star
Air Force Times / Posted 18 hours ago
commander, who was on Captain Roland's vehicle that night." The Silver Star is the military's third-highest decoration for valor in combat. More than 70 Silver Stars have been presented to airmen since 2001, and of those, 35 have gone to special... Read more
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ABC News
10,000 Flags to Commemorate Our Nation’s Heroesto apprehend knew they were coming.” Robert was posthumously awarded the Legio
10,000 Flags to Commemorate Our Nation’s Heroes
ABC News / Posted 18 hours ago
to apprehend knew they were coming.” Robert was posthumously awarded the Legion of Merit Medal, the Bronze Star Medal with Valor Device and the Purple Heart. Master Sgt. Horrigan's ultimate sacrifice inspired the founding of the Austin-based... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Luna Pier American Legion's veterans memorial to be dedicated MondayThe brick and stone memorial that will be unveiled May 30 is a testament to the
Luna Pier American Legion's veterans memorial to be dedicated Monday
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 19 hours ago
The brick and stone memorial that will be unveiled May 30 is a testament to the valor and commitment of the 13 names on the monument and their families, organizers said. RELATED STORY:Monroe County's Memorial Day services have been announced.LUNA... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
This Combat Veteran Combined Woodworking Skills and Perseverance to Create a Patriotic Art Companywear a uniform or his flag. His lingering question, “Where’s my flag?” That si
This Combat Veteran Combined Woodworking Skills and Perseverance to Create a Patriotic Art Company
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 hours ago
wear a uniform or his flag. His lingering question, “Where’s my flag?” That simple question led him to create Flags Of Valor, a veteran-owned, veteran-operated, veteran-made company that crafts beautiful works of American art. Now Maj. Air... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
West Point Historian wins Award for ValorMay 29, 2016 WASHINGTON – West Point Historian Sherman Fleek has been presente
West Point Historian wins Award for Valor
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 21 hours ago
May 29, 2016 WASHINGTON – West Point Historian Sherman Fleek has been presented The Secretary of the Army Award for Valor for exhibiting great courage or sacrifice involving heroism or bravery. Secretary of the Army Eric Fanning presented... Read more
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Philly.com
At historic graveyard, stories of long-ago valor sprung to lifemuster rolls he found at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania and Library Com
At historic graveyard, stories of long-ago valor sprung to life
Philly.com / Posted 23 hours ago
muster rolls he found at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania and Library Company of Philadelphia. Stories of long-ago valor and sacrifice sprung to life. John Woodside, an artilleryman wounded and captured at the Battle of Paoli. Daniel... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
WWII-era plane crashes in riverextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
WWII-era plane crashes in river
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." The single-seat P-47 crashed on a part of the river near where a US Airways commercial jet carrying 155 people... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Bill Gordon Lost In Hudson River P-47 Ditchingextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Bill Gordon Lost In Hudson River P-47 Ditching
The Aero-News Network / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American Courage and Valor died after bringing our P-47 Thunderbolt to a forced emergency landing in the Hudson River. Bill Gordon was a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pilots pay tribute to fallen comrade killed in Hudson River crashextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to fallen comrade killed in Hudson River crash
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor' Police divers and Army Corps Of Engineers personnel fished out the P-47 from the Hudson River on Saturday morning... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
LuVerne ‘Whitey’ KentBurial will be in the church cemetery with full military honors being conducted
LuVerne ‘Whitey’ Kent
The New Ulm Journal / Posted yesterday
Burial will be in the church cemetery with full military honors being conducted by the New Ulm Area Comrades of Valor Honor Guard. Visitation will be from 9:00 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in Gibbon is... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashedextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashedextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Windsor baseball falls in 4A final fourfell 3-1 to Pueblo West, ending the Wizards’ season and sending the Cyclones in
Windsor baseball falls in 4A final four
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
fell 3-1 to Pueblo West, ending the Wizards’ season and sending the Cyclones into today’s championship game against Valor Christian. Greenwalt got tagged with the loss, his first of the season, but not the blame. That falls on Windsor’s... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose plane crashed in Hudsonextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose plane crashed in Hudson
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashedextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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FOX News
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed in Hudson Riverextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed in Hudson River
FOX News / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashedextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashedextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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The Times Leader
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashedextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashedextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
WWII-era craft pulled from Hudson after fatal crashextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
WWII-era craft pulled from Hudson after fatal crash
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor died after bringing our P-47 Thunderbolt to a forced emergency landing in the Hudson River. Bill Gordon was a... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
WWII plane crashes during promotional flightpilot, who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling th
WWII plane crashes during promotional flight
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
pilot, who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor, died after bringing the P-47 Thunderbolt to a forced landing in the Hudson River,” said museum flight operations pilot... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashedextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashedextraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent
Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
extraordinary pilot who understood the powerful message our aircraft represent in telling the story of American courage and valor." Promotional material for a Key West air show last month said Gordon was an "aerobatic competency evaluator" who... Read more
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