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GP Training in Plainview

Article by John W. McCullough relating information about the Glider training program at Finney Field in Plainview.  The article contains a list of civilian training facilities as well as a list of qualifications.  The article talks in-depth of the particulars associated with the types and methods of training performed at Finney Field. Continue Reading


WWII Vet Bill Guarnere Dies

Friends and family are mourning the death of a national hero. William “Wild Bill” Guarnere, a South Philly native and World War II vet who was portrayed on the television miniseries, “Band of Brothers,” died on Saturday at the age of 90. Continue Reading….


WWII Pilot Turns 100

The fact that Bill Mackenzie has reached the century mark is not lost on his family, especially his son Bill, considering that he lived his days during the war on edge of the seat of survival.  Continue Reading….