Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. Coronet Wasp; Kimpo AB, Suwon AB, Osan AB, and Kunsan AB, Korea

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Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. Coronet Wasp; Kimpo AB, Suwon AB, Osan AB, and Kunsan AB, Korea

Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. Coronet Wasp; Kimpo AB, Suwon AB, Osan AB, and Kunsan AB, Korea

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Ryan, John D. (John Dale), 1915-1983

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John Dale Ryan (1915-1983) was the Seventh Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force. He was born in Cherokee, Iowa, where he graduated from Cherokee Junior College before entering the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York. He graduated from West Point in 1938, and attended flight schools at Randolph and Kelly Fields, Texas, receiving his pilot''s wings in 1939. During the early years of World War II, he served as a flight instructor and in training roles at Kelly Field and ...

Burns, Robert W. (Robert Whitney), 1908-1964

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McKee, Seth J. (Seth Jefferson), 1916-

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Vogt, John W., 1920-....

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Bonesteel, Charles H. (Charles Hartwell), 1909-1977

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O'Keefe, Timothy F. (Timothy Francis), 1919-1984

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Harrell, John W., 1919-1995

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John W. Harrell, Jr. (b. Aug. 6, 1919, Birmingham, Ala.-d. March 10, 1995), Brigadier General in the U.S. Air Force, graduated from West Point in 1942, finished flying training, and was transferred to the Air Corps. He flew with the 479th Fighter Group stationed in England beginning in 1944 as flight commander and squadron and assistant group operations officer. He completed 82 combat missions over occupied Europe and Germany. At the end of World War II, he earned a master's degree in electrical...

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Hedlund, Earl C. (Earl Clifford), 1916-2002

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Ward Sanford Ryan (b. Aug. 31, 1912, Billings, Montana), U.S. Army officer, graduated from West Point in 1938. During World War II, he was commanding officer, 513th Parachute Infantry. In 1954 he was commanding officer, 60th Infantry. During the 1960s he served as deputy commandant, U.S. Army War College; assistant division commander, 101st Airborne Division; chief of the U.S. Military Training Mission to Saudi Arabia; and with the U.S. Army Advance Group, Korea. In 1970 he began his assignment ...