Adair, Claude Bryant “Skip”

Last Name:    Adair First Name:  Claude Bryant Nickname:   Skip Born/Died   April 19, 1909 / February 24, 1992 Hometown: Greenville, South Carolina Squadron: Headquarters Staff Position:  Operations and Supply Group Executive Officer     Decorations: American Theater...

Andersen (aka Jacobson), Frank A.

Last Name:    Andersen (a.k.a. Jacobson) Picture First Name:  Frank A. Nickname:   Jake Born/Died   11/25/18 – 04/16/07 Hometown: Racine, WI Squadron: 1st Sqdr., Adam & Eves Position:  Crew Chief Victories   Decorations: Bronze Star, Chinese Air Service...

Armstrong, John Dean “Armie”

Last Name: Armstrong First Name: John Dean Nickname: Armie Born/Died Born / Sept. 8, 1941 Hometown: Hutchinson, KS Squadron: 2nd Squadron “Panda Bears” Position: Wing man     Decorations: Distinguished Flying Cross (posthumous) Pre AVG: U.S. Navy –...

Atkinson, Peter William “PW”

Last Name: Atkinson First Name: Peter William Nickname: PW Born/Died Born / Oct. 25, 1941 Hometown: Martinsburg, WV Squadron: 1st Squadron “Adam & Eves” Position: Wing man     Decorations: Distiguished Flying Cross (posthumous) Pre AVG: Army Air Corps...

Bailey, George R.

Last Name:    Bailey First Name:  George R. Nickname:     Born/Died   July 2, 1918 / November 28, 2005 Hometown: Versailles, Kentucky Squadron: Second Squadron, Panda Bears Position:  Crew Chief Victories   Decorations: Presidential Unit Citation, Bronze Star Pre AVG:...

Baisden, Charles “Chuck”

Last Name:    Baisden First Name:  Charles Nickname:   Chuck Born/Died   03/30/1920 Hometown: Scranton, PA Squadron: 3rd Squadron, Hell’s Angels Position:  Armorer Victories N/A Decorations: Distinguished Flying Cross; Bronze Star; Air Medal; Four Presidential...