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Eddie Rickenbacker-One Hell of a man

Discussion in 'Entertainment & Literature' started by Kilvinsky, Jan 7, 2016.

  1. Kilvinsky

    Kilvinsky I think, therefore I'll never be promoted.

    I'm not sure where else to put this after reading it, but whereas in reading it, I thought, "THIS would make one hell of a movie!" I figured, why not paste it in the Entertainment section. If this guy isn't a hero, NO ONE is.

    This World War I ace went on to survive two plane crashes and 22 days lost at sea

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    American fighter ace in World War I and Medal of Honor recipient Edward Veron Rickenbacker in New York on August 17, 1943. (AP Photo/John Lindsay) (AP1943)

    Capt. Edward Rickenbacker was a hero of World War I who earned the title, “Ace of Aces,” a French Croix de Guerre, and a Medal of Honor despite joining the flying corps at 27, two years over the then-maximum age of 25.

    This World War I ace went on to survive two plane crashes and 22 days lost at sea | Fox News
     
  2. pahapoika

    pahapoika Subscribing Member

    That's a serious stud :cool:
     

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