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Tuskegee Airman William Rice

William E. Rice

December 4, 1923 – Class 44-G-SE 8/4/1944 Flight Officer T64641 Unit 332nd Fighter Group Medals The Air Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, The Presidential Unit Citation, The European/African/Middle Eastern Campaign Ribbon, The American Campaign Ribbon, The World War II Victory Medal, Bronze replica of the Congressional Gold Medal Pilot roster listing […]

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George S. “Spanky” Roberts

George S. “Spanky” Roberts

Class 42-C-SE 3/6/1942 2nd Lt. 0441127 Fairmont, WV September 24, 1918-March 8, 1984 Unit: 99th Pursuit Squadron (later known as the Fighter Squadron) Awards: Air Force Commendation Medal with four oak clusters and two presidential citations, bronze replica of the Congressional Gold Medal Pilot roster listing Roberts was born in London, […]

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James Everett Bowman

James Everett Bowman

Class 44-K-SE 2/1/1945 Flt. Officer T68699 Des Moines, IA 1922– January 13, 2014 Awards: bronze replica of the Congressional Gold Medal Pilot roster listing  Dr. James Bowman graduated from North High school in Des Moines in 1940. As a young man Bowman had only traveled as far as Minnesota. Little did […]

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