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Frank Keenan

...Augusta, GA where he attended Richmond Academy and Augusta College. Frank served his country in the Marine Corps as a fighter pilot in the Pacific theater during WWII and in the Korean Conflict. His love of aviation shaped his career. Frank was...

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Another brave Dyess exemplifies extraordinary heroism

...officer in the U.S. Army Air Corps before America's entry into World War II. By the summer of 1941, Dyess was a fighter pilot and the commander of a squadron of P-40 aircraft. Ed Dyess and his unit arrived in the Philippines just two weeks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-13/another-brave-dy
Curtis Whaley

...Janice Schryer Whaley for 43 years. Lieutenant Commander Curt Whaley enjoyed his service in the U.S. Navy as a fighter pilot in squadron VF-32. His ship the USS Tarawa was en route to Korea when the conflict ended. He retired in 1975 from...

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Fighter pilot honored for war service

...doesn't think much about his accomplishments as a fighter pilot during World War II and the Korean War. "I don't...I felt he should have the recognition for being a (fighter pilot)." The ceremony will be at The Museum of Aviation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/22/met_340217.shtml
Metro
Defense Department gives Glenn highest civilian honor

FORT MYER, Va. -- Former fighter pilot, senator and astronaut John Glenn, a veteran of two wars and...as "thunderous dogfights." Mr. Glenn's trademark as a fighter pilot was dangerous, low-altitude flying. He survived the 149...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/05/tec_246625.shtml
XXX Technology
Across South Carolina

Search for F-16 fighter pilot lost in crash off coast widens CHARLESTON --- The search for an Air Force F-16 fighter pilot whose plane collided with another jet went into a second full day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/18/met_552320.shtml
Metro
Attitude keeps Prince on throne

Listen to the 27-year-old actor who plays a fighter pilot who can't wait to kick E.T.'s butt in this summer's...Independence Day, says he wanted to cast the Fresh Prince as a fighter pilot after seeing him display impressive range in the movie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/18/tel_198976.shtml
Television
Smith: Payne Stewart's death should be catalyst for improved aircraft safety rules

...Heroes: Jimmie Dyess and the 4th Marine Division.) I FIRST encountered explosive decompression when I was a young fighter pilot flying over France at night in a single seat F-100 fighter aircraft. The year was 1960 but I can still remember...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/01/op_272124.shtml
Opinion columns
Former SC Treasurer Grady Patterson dies at 85

...Carolina's longtime former state treasurer and World War II fighter pilot , died Monday. He was 85. His longtime spokesman Trav...University of South Carolina. CAREER: The World War II fighter pilot flew combat missions from Iwo Jima then flew during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/08/met_558513.shtml
Metro
F-16 pilot missing after collision over Atlantic

...Carolina coast as the search expanded Friday for an F-16 fighter pilot whose jet collided with another during night training...Thursday accident. He said Capt. Giglio has been a fighter pilot for 18 months but hadn't been at Shaw very long...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/17/met_552222.shtml
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