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Richard McDonald

...the late Myrtle and Richard Ford McDonald, Sr. He was attending the University of Texas, when he enlisted in the Army Air Corps, December 17, 1941, 10 days after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. He entered pilot s school before transferring to...

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What Is It?

...which had the last 346-cubic-inch flathead engine. It was the first year of the tail fins. The idea came from the Army Air Corps P-38 twin-tail fighter aircraft. The '49 model had the first overhead-valve 331-cubic-inch engine with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-03-20/what-it
Child star Shirley Temple dies at 85

...The Shirley Temple Show." Her 1988 autobiography, "Child Star," became a best-seller. Temple had married Army Air Corps private John Agar, the brother of a classmate at Westlake, her exclusive L.A. girls' school, in 1945. He took...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-11/child-star-shirley-temple-di
Journal documents great escapes during war

An American infantry captain and an Army Air Corps lieutenant temporarily assigned to service with ground...Gause of Winder, Ga., then a first lieutenant in the Army Air Corps, and infantry Capt. William Osborne of Los Angeles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/14/liv_279132.shtml
Life & style
Checklists save lives, enhance teamwork, enrich leadership

...turned out of the traffic pattern, rolled over and crashed. The pilot was the most experienced test pilot in the Army Air Corps. THE ACCIDENT investigation showed that flying this new airplane using one pilot and no checklists could ? and did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-11-03/checklists-save-
Mr. Henry Abernathy Jr.

...Tenn. and graduated from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn. He volunteered for the Army Air Corps in 1941 and served in the Army Air Corps Communications Squadron as a cryptographer for three years in the Southwest Pacific Theatre of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/21/obi_320307.shtml
Obituaries
James Milton Toole   (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...School. As a young man he achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. Mr. Toole served his country during WWII with the 8th Army Air Corps, 487th (H) Bomber Group ("The Gentlemen from Hell"), 386th Squadron located in Lavenham, England. Mr. Toole...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/12/obi_469200.shtml
Obituaries
James Milton Toole (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...School. As a young man he achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. Mr. Toole served his country during WWII with the 8th Army Air Corps, 487th (H) Bomber Group ("The Gentlemen from Hell"), 386th Squadron located in Lavenham, England. Mr. Toole...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/13/obi_469383.shtml
Obituaries
Marvin K. Carlson (JOHNSTON, S.C.)

...After graduation he apprenticed as a watchmaker to a jeweler in Bird Island. At the onset of WWII he enlisted in the Army Air Corps, where he served as 1st Lieutenant. He graduated and received his wings as a bombardier-navigator at Midland Army...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/29/obi_192809.shtml
Obituaries
Leslie Wilkinson (MACON, Ga.)

...duty at the outbreak of World War II. He initially served in the Coastal Artillery but was later transferred to the Army Air Corps, where he served at Sheppard Field, Texas and later served with the 20th Air Force in the Pacific Theater, rising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/14/obi_187289.shtml
Obituaries