Member Spotlight Found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII The National Archives Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII Location: Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII194443-6763Page 4
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Famous Test Pilot "Chuck Yeager" Shot Down In France WWII

Charles Elwood "Chuck" Yeager (born February 13, 1923) a retired Brigadier General in the United States Air Force and a noted test pilot. In 1947, he became the first pilot (at age 24) to travel faster than sound. See Connections

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  1. seeleyjh

    seeleyjh (21 Feb 2008)

    There old pilots and bold pilots, but no bold and old pilots. Except of course, for Chuck Yeager.

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