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Another brave Dyess exemplifies extraordinary heroism

...the second-highest award for valor.Brought up in a small town in west Texas, Dyess became an 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...

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

...officiating. Mr. Lenderman was a native of Tennessee, having made Jackson his home for the past 62 years. He was a U.S. Army Air Corps Veteran and retired from E.I. DuPont at the Savannah River Site with 32 years of service. Mr. Lenderman enjoyed...

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Eleanor Cullinan

...School in Lansdowne, Pa. She then attended Immaculata College in Philadelphia. Afterwards, Ellie served with the U.S. Army Air Corps, Aircraft Warning Service in Philadelphia, from where she received an Honorable Service Discharge in 1944. Ellie...

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William Bauerle

...his high school sweetheart! On Valentine's Day in 1941, Mr. B and Lorraine married. Mr. B served in the U.S. Army Air Corps., during WWII. Mr. B and Lorraine operated a summer camp in northern Michigan from 1960 to 1979. Mr. B and...

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James Williams

...Washington University in St. Louis and Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, AR from 1947 to 1951. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 1945 to 1947 including a 10 month tour in the South Pacific. Mr. Williams retired from Montgomery Wards...

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Jack Connell

...killing him. His intellect and skill of persuasion saved his life, but lost the car. In 1942, he enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps during WWII and flew 79 missions as a bombardier over Europe, the last of which he and his crew volunteered to...

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Banquet honors Tuskegee Airmen

...after 60 years." During World War II, the Tuskegee Airmen were the nation's first black military airmen in the U.S. Army Air Corps. From 1942 to 1946, the men trained at the Tuskegee Army Air Field in Tuskegee, Ala., to become members of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/21/met_148696.shtml
Metro | Boshears Skyfest
Independence Day is an ideal time to remember an outstanding hero

...of Honor recipient Lt. Col. Jimmie Dyess. This large base is named after Lt. Col. William E. Dyess of the U.S. Army Air Corps. Ed Dyess' air and ground combat experiences in World War II earned him both the Distinguished Flying Cross and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2010-07-04/independence-day
Opinion columns
Book tells Augusta's air history

...commercial school; the first Signal Corps winter aviation camp; Gen. Hap Arnold (commanding general of the U.S. Army Air Corps in World War II) did his training here; just a number of other firsts," he said. Published by the Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/02/liv_393278.shtml
Life & style | Daniel Field
Memoir chronicles Georgia hero's wartime journey

JEFFERSON, Ga. -- Life is changing fast for Damon Gause.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/08/met_281930.shtml
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