TITLE

Heritage

PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Airman;Dec2000, Vol. 44 Issue 12, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Pays tribute to Major Charles J. Loring Jr., a bomber pilot of the United States Air Force, who died on November 22, 1952. Description of his participation in the Korean War; Honor that was given to Loring.
ACCESSION #
3991854

 

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