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Orlando Sentinel
Influx of donations from Central Florida soon to be heading for Puerto Ricoworse than he imagined. “It’s like the whole island has been sandblasted,” sai
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
worse than he imagined. “It’s like the whole island has been sandblasted,” said Bailey, president of the Florida Civilian Air Corps. “Unfortunately, it’s a lot worse than people think” For several weeks, he’s worked on coordinating a volunteer... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
The Times obituaries for October 15, 2017and a charter member of the Knights of Columbus Msgr. Weis Council 10596. Cliff
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
and a charter member of the Knights of Columbus Msgr. Weis Council 10596. Clifford was a WWII veteran serving with the Army Air Corps. He was a member of Munster VFW Post 2697 where he was one of the founding members and past Commander of the post.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Aviation Hall of Fame to add 3 pilotskilled in 105 training accidents. At the end of the war, the base was used to
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
killed in 105 training accidents. At the end of the war, the base was used to dispose of up to 10,000 aircraft the Army Air Corps no longer needed. While the initial focus was on preserving the history of airport as a training base, Johnson... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Military monument gives families place to think of relativesand two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Joh
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
and two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Johnny A. Marton. A pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps, Johnny Marton was shot down over Germany during World War II before Bobby Marton or his cousins were born. "We... Read more
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Island Packet
Military monument gives families place to think of relativesand two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Joh
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
and two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Johnny A. Marton. A pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps, Johnny Marton was shot down over Germany during World War II before Bobby Marton or his cousins were born. "We... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Military monument gives families place to think of relativesand two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Joh
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Johnny A. Marton. A pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps, Johnny Marton was shot down over Germany during World War II before Bobby Marton or his cousins were born. "We... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Military monument gives families place to think of relativesand two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Joh
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
and two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Johnny A. Marton. A pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps, Johnny Marton was shot down over Germany during World War II before Bobby Marton or his cousins were born. "We... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
1940s dance a fun blast from the pastwas not in uniform Saturday, but he was the guest of honor for the evening. The
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
was not in uniform Saturday, but he was the guest of honor for the evening. The Grand Junction resident served in the Army Air Corps during World War II and attended the event with his wife, Nancy. “I think it’s great,” Armbruster, 94, said of the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, WILLIAM 'BILL' VINCENT HEGEDUSICH, Youngstown, Ohiowhere he attended South High School and graduated in 1947. Upon graduation from
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
where he attended South High School and graduated in 1947. Upon graduation from high school, he enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps and served on active duty for three years, being stationed in Japan during the allied occupation following World... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, MILES K. FREE JR, Youngstown, OhioMay 8, 1924, to the late Miles K. Free Sr. and Mary F. (Valot) Free. Miles hon
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
May 8, 1924, to the late Miles K. Free Sr. and Mary F. (Valot) Free. Miles honorably served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. Upon returning from the war, he went to work at Republic Steel, where he retired as a motor... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Honor Flight Savannah sends 24 veterans to Washington for freeU.S. Army Air Corps veteran Roy Holland, 91, boards an Honor Flight Savannah ch
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Army Air Corps veteran Roy Holland, 91, boards an Honor Flight Savannah charter bus bound for Washington on Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at Hunter Army Airfield in Savannah. Holland, a Mobile, Ala., native who lives in Fernandina Beach, Fla., was the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Veterans who can’t travel to have virtual ‘Honor Flight’ in Januarygroup comprises 21 World War II veterans and 61 from the Korean War. The breakd
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
group comprises 21 World War II veterans and 61 from the Korean War. The breakdown by service: Army, 48; Air Force-Army Air Corps, 11; Marine, 4; Navy, 18; and Coast Guard, 1. The group asks people to come to Palm Beach International Airport,... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Audi Stuart Air Show - Meet the Performers!American AT- 6 Texan, nicknamed “The Pilot Maker” first appeared in 1938, origi
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 3 days ago
American AT- 6 Texan, nicknamed “The Pilot Maker” first appeared in 1938, originally as a basic trainer for the U.S. Army Air Corps, and was also the primary training platform for all U.S. Airmen in World War II that went on to fly other fighter... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Rare B-17 Bomber 'Aluminum Overcast' on display in MontgomeryOvercast", as noted in the art painted on its nosecone. According to EAA, the p
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
Overcast", as noted in the art painted on its nosecone. According to EAA, the plane was delivered to the U.S. Army Air Corps on May 18, 1945, too late to be used in the war. Despite its lack of war history, it still has an interesting... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Military monument gives families place to think of relativesand two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Joh
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
and two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Johnny A. Marton. A pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps, Johnny Marton was shot down over Germany during World War II before Bobby Marton or his cousins were born. "We... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Rare B-17 Bomber 'Aluminum Overcast' on display in MontgomeryOvercast", as noted in the art painted on its nosecone. According to EAA, the p
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
Overcast", as noted in the art painted on its nosecone. According to EAA, the plane was delivered to the U.S. Army Air Corps on May 18, 1945, too late to be used in the war. Despite its lack of war history, it still has an interesting... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Navy considers €200m multi-role shipin recent years. Once the inspection of the Canterbury is completed, represent
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
in recent years. Once the inspection of the Canterbury is completed, representatives of the Naval Service, Army and Air Corps will sit down and come up with a design which is mutually acceptable for tripartite operations on the... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Gov. Holcomb signs executive order naming I-865 after Hoosier veteran, businessmanThe Heritage Group, will lend his name to road for the “Fred M. Fehsenfeld Sr.
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
The Heritage Group, will lend his name to road for the “Fred M. Fehsenfeld Sr. Highway.” Fehsenfeld enlisted in the Army Air Corps at the age of 18 and served in World War II, flying 86 missions in Europe. He received three Silver Clusters and... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
Crash to be remembered with flyoverCommando reunion in Ft. Walton Beach. Hoffman tells the story of the crash. Ki
The Brewton Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Commando reunion in Ft. Walton Beach. Hoffman tells the story of the crash. King was one week away from earning his Marine Air Corps wings and flying on his las solo flight when the crash occurred. “The other plane had an instructor and an ROTC... Read more
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express
Prince Harry net worth: Young royal enjoys MASSIVE personal fortuneon a considerable fortune As a royal, his career options are limited, but he d
express / Posted 6 days ago
on a considerable fortune As a royal, his career options are limited, but he did earn a salary as an officer in the Army Air Corps before leaving the Army in 2015. The young prince has thrown himself into charity work since then, particularly... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, GUY EARL D'ERAMO, Youngstown, OhioSchool, class of 1942, and from Pennsylvania State University. He was a veteran
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
School, class of 1942, and from Pennsylvania State University. He was a veteran who served in World War II in the U.S. Army Air Corps. Guy worked as a carpenter and supervisor for the carpenter’s local 171 and 268. On Feb. 8, 1975, he married his... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Families of Clay County fallen get place to remember loved ones at new military monumentand two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Joh
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
and two of his cousins from attending the ceremony in honor of their uncle, Johnny A. Marton. A pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps, Johnny Marton was shot down over Germany during World War II before Bobby Marton or his cousins were born. “We... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Upstate Man Killed at Pearl Harbor Buried Nearly 76 Years Later Thanks to DNA Testinghad a job that he didn’t want to leave so he didn’t accompany Surratt. But Bald
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
had a job that he didn’t want to leave so he didn’t accompany Surratt. But Baldwin said he eventually served in the Army Air Corps. Baldwin said the chapel was filled on Friday with relatives he’d never met, and “Reece, you’re responsible for... Read more
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First Coast News
Australian family fly in to help WW II veteran in Jacksonville celebrate 100th birthdayhe shipped out to Guadacanal but their love for one another never wavered nor w
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
he shipped out to Guadacanal but their love for one another never wavered nor waned. “My mom also joined the Women’s Air Corps in Australia and was stationed in Darwin where the Japanese actually invaded,” said Clancy, explaining her mom’s... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, GUY EARL D'ERAMO, Youngstown, OhioSchool, class of 1942, and from Pennsylvania State University. He was a veteran
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
School, class of 1942, and from Pennsylvania State University. He was a veteran who served in World War II in the U.S. Army Air Corps. Guy worked as a carpenter and supervisor for the carpenter’s local 171 and 268. On Feb. 8, 1975, he married his... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Australian family fly in to help WW II veteran in Jacksonville celebrate 100th birthdayhe shipped out to Guadacanal But their love for one another never wavered nor w
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
he shipped out to Guadacanal But their love for one another never wavered nor waned. “My Mom also joined the Women’s Air Corps in Australia and was stationed in Darwin where the Japanese actually invaded,” said Clancy, explaining her Mom’s... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Quirky Seal, quiet Arkansas town drew 'American Made' screenwriterDoor" in the bottom of his planes. While Seal spent most of his time on the gro
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Door" in the bottom of his planes. While Seal spent most of his time on the ground in Louisiana, he built an impressive air corps that flew out of Intermountain Municipal Airport outside of Mena. According to Spinelli, the town and the man who... Read more
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Irish Examiner
146k leave days lost in Defence ForcesDefence Forces meant they had to plug gaps. PDForra, which represents enlisted
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
Defence Forces meant they had to plug gaps. PDForra, which represents enlisted personnel in the Army, Naval Service and Air Corps estimate that saved the Department of Defence anything between €17m-€22m. The association’s general secretary,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Air Corps health files ‘not readily available’ | Irish Examiner An independent review of allegations made by Defence Force
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
| Irish Examiner An independent review of allegations made by Defence Forces whistleblowers has found records “are not readily available” to prove the Air... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pensioner reunited with £12,000 after taxi driver realised scamhas since died, said they lost their entire life savings. Kenneth Whitaker - a
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
has since died, said they lost their entire life savings. Kenneth Whitaker - a decorated former serviceman with the Army Air Corps - lost £113,000. Detectives believe the men ran a 'bank of terror', sending some of the money to Syria to support... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Local brewery honors hero with new beer releaseAre Spokane Golden Ale" series. The first hero being recognized is Spokane nat
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
Are Spokane Golden Ale" series. The first hero being recognized is Spokane native Col. Samuel Grashio, a World War II Army Air Corps Veteran who survived the Bataan Death March and was kept as prisoner, while fighting for our country. Family... Read more
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WALB Albany
Good News: Tuskegee Airman shares life lessons with Pooler studentsinjured or wounded. “Do the things you can and some that you can't,” Friend sa
WALB Albany / Posted 13 days ago
injured or wounded. “Do the things you can and some that you can't,” Friend said. Friend served 30 years in the U.S. Army Air Corps. His career with the Air Force included serving as Assistant Deputy of Launch Vehicles, working on important space... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Good News: Tuskegee Airman shares life lessons with Pooler studentsinjured or wounded. “Do the things you can and some that you can't,” Friend sa
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 13 days ago
injured or wounded. “Do the things you can and some that you can't,” Friend said. Friend served 30 years in the U.S. Army Air Corps. His career with the Air Force included serving as Assistant Deputy of Launch Vehicles, working on important space... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Poor pay sees 2,900 leave Defence Forces earlyof them had to pay the State a “discharge purchase” of €300 each for the privil
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
of them had to pay the State a “discharge purchase” of €300 each for the privilege of bailing out. The bomb squad and Air Corps air traffic controllers are critically short of trained personnel, while the Naval Service has only enough people... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Poor pay sees 2,900 leave Defence Forces earlyof them had to pay the State a “discharge purchase” of €300 each for the privil
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
of them had to pay the State a “discharge purchase” of €300 each for the privilege of bailing out. The bomb squad and Air Corps air traffic controllers are critically short of trained personnel, while the Naval Service has only enough people... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga World War II veteran receives French Legion of Honorservice to the French Republic, was established by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1802.
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
service to the French Republic, was established by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1802. Seesenguth enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps on Aug. 5, 1942. As a member of the 748th squadron of the 457th Bomb Group of the 8th Air Force, he flew 30 combat... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Robert H. Burns Sept. 30, 2017and Sylvia Klinetop Burns and was a member of Queen of Heaven Parish at Our Lad
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
and Sylvia Klinetop Burns and was a member of Queen of Heaven Parish at Our Lady of Grace Church, Hazleton. He was an Army Air Corps veteran during World War II and was stationed in Okinawa with the occupying forces. He was a retired truck driver... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Area car dealers and MFCU pool together for common cause during OctoberJacksonville dealership in the 1950s after his father L.O. Stevenson served his
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Jacksonville dealership in the 1950s after his father L.O. Stevenson served his country during WWll in the Mighty 8th Army Air Corps, is an eager participant in the October campaign. Johnny Stevenson has four of his dealerships—Toyota, Hyundai, Kia... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Clifford R. Saarienrolled at Superior State Teachers College on a football scholarship. When Wo
The Shawano Leader / Posted 17 days ago
enrolled at Superior State Teachers College on a football scholarship. When World War II started, he enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1942 and was called up in 1943. Cliff was ordered to Texas and did the majority of his training there. A year... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Former FBI agent, longtime resident Jack Page to be remembered SaturdayPage’s name in the acknowledgements, his son said.) Page served in the FBI fro
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 17 days ago
Page’s name in the acknowledgements, his son said.) Page served in the FBI from 1947 (he joined after serving in the Army Air Corps during World War II) to 1973. A good deal of his time with the Bureau was spent in St. Augustine, but after Bryan... Read more
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The News & Observer
After 73 years, a soldier comes home to be buried in Harnett Countyboy, earning his nickname. Even as a 6-footer, playing football at Lenoir-Rhyne
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
boy, earning his nickname. Even as a 6-footer, playing football at Lenoir-Rhyne College, the name stuck. He joined the Army Air Corps in 1941, served in the Asian theater then as a flight instructor in Texas before volunteering to return to the Far... Read more
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Surfers Village
Wales hosts adaptive surf champs at Surf Snowdoniaenjoyment.” Cardiff-born Chris Jones, 44, winner of the tournament’s physical
Surfers Village / Posted 18 days ago
enjoyment.” Cardiff-born Chris Jones, 44, winner of the tournament’s physical impairments category, served with the Army Air Corps until he was injured in a training accident in 1998. He says that surfing saved his life when he developed acute... Read more
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The Telegraph
‘Voices’ will ring at Alton City Cemeteryinformation about my family history that I didn’t know.” George Cisco was draf
The Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
information about my family history that I didn’t know.” George Cisco was drafted and initially rejected by the U.S. Army Air Corps. “He was told there was no flight training available for colored people at that time, so he was drafted into the... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
​Two rivets for a wingis a bracelet, and the bracelet is of a bright silver, the metal of a B-52 bomb
Greene County Daily World / Posted 19 days ago
is a bracelet, and the bracelet is of a bright silver, the metal of a B-52 bomber. Two rivets hold the wings of the Army Air Corps which are set dead center. The wings are duller than its silver backing, showing its age. To start the memory, all... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Harvey MarotzHerman and Hilda (Winkler) Marotz. Harvey graduated from Shawano High School in
The Shawano Leader / Posted 19 days ago
Herman and Hilda (Winkler) Marotz. Harvey graduated from Shawano High School in 1943 and enlisted in the United Sates Army Air Corps, reporting for duty on his 18th birthday. He served for two years before being honorably discharged when the war... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Coast Guard transporting cruise ship passenger to Sligo for medical treatmentGuard helicopter is currently on route to University Galway Hospital where it i
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
Guard helicopter is currently on route to University Galway Hospital where it is expected to arrive before midday. An Air Corps Casa had been made available to provide communications and surveillance back up, known as ‘Top Cover’ but had to be... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Coast Guard transporting cruise ship passenger to Galway for medical treatmentGuard helicopter is currently on route to University Galway Hospital where it i
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
Guard helicopter is currently on route to University Galway Hospital where it is expected to arrive before midday. An Air Corps Casa had been made available to provide communications and surveillance back up, known as ‘Top Cover’ but had to be... Read more
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Nevada Daily Mail
Wes Haggansfrom high school in Excelsior, Minnesota and entered the University of Minnesot
Nevada Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
from high school in Excelsior, Minnesota and entered the University of Minnesota in the fall of 1940. He joined the Air Corps Reserves in 1942 and was called to active duty in early 1943. Basic training brought him to the University of... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Cecil Lindsley, 95for 70 years before moving to Penfield, N.Y., in 2014. Mrs. Lindsley died in 20
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
for 70 years before moving to Penfield, N.Y., in 2014. Mrs. Lindsley died in 2015. Mr. Lindsley served in the Army Air Corps during World War II. An ace auto mechanic, he was a partner in Cecil & Paul’s Mobil gas and service station in... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
WWII vet wows RSVP awardsvery capable volunteers.” The chatty audience quieted for the speeches, especi
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 21 days ago
very capable volunteers.” The chatty audience quieted for the speeches, especially after the introduction of former Army Air Corps Sgt. Jim Adams told of his World War II adventure over and in Belgium in World War II. Most of the people in the... Read more
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