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LOW LEVEL HISTORY – OCT 30, 2021

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CLICK THE LINK BELOW before 7:00pm CT, October 30, 2021 to view the live-stream of Aero Scouts Gary Worthy, Bruce Huffman and Hugh Mills.

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Vietnam War “Aero Scouts” to be honored

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THIS IS A DON’T MISS EVENT FOR HISTORY GEEKS Vietnam War Veterans to be honored at American Flight Museum Specially commissioned art and Vietnam War helicopter flight display part of presentation (Topeka, KS) – The American Flight Museum will be hosting an event to honor Vietnam War Veterans, especially the extraordinarily decorated “Aero Scout” helicopter pilot […]

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OGTA Debrief #6 – Vietnam War POW/Minister, Robert Certain

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  VIETNAM WAR FORMER POW TO GIVE LIVE Q&A INTERVIEW ON CRUCIAL BATTLE Schools, museums and groups are encouraged to hold Watch Party of event (Sioux Falls, SD) —On Saturday, 28 August, 2021, Vietnam Veteran and former Prisoner of War (POW) Col Robert Certain, USAF (Ret) will be featured in a live, streaming Q&A.  The […]

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OGTA Debrief #5 – Vietnam War rescue, Marty Mahrt

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  DOWNLOADABLE PRESS RELEASE HERE On Wednesday, 10 February, 2021, educators, teachers and leaders will have the opportunity to meet and interact with highly decorated Vietnam War veteran fighter pilot and Custer, SD native, Colonel Marty Mahrt USAF (Ret). On May 10, 1966, Mahrt was shot down over hostile North Vietnam in what would be […]

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OGTA Debrief #4 – Korean War hero Royce Williams

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    On 2 December 2020, educators, teachers and leaders will have the opportunity to meet and interact with Korean War hero, Royce Williams. The interview is part of the Old Guys and their Airplanes (OGTA) “Debrief” series and brought to the public, free of charge by the Distinguished Flying Cross Society (DFCS), South Dakota Public […]

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OGTA Debrief #3 – Tuskegee Airman, Gen. Charles McGee

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  OGTA Debrief #3 with Tuskegee Airman Charles McGee is INBOUND on Wednesday, September 2 @ 11am Central! It’s free to all but a definite MUST for History/Social Studies and Group Leaders… a joint production between the Distinguished Flying Cross Society and South Dakota Public Broadcasting; this is an event that can’t be missed. Login […]

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INAUGURAL OGTA “DEBRIEFS” now archived!

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OGTA’s inaugural live “Debrief” interviews are now archived online at the Distinguished Flying Cross Society website. The two Debriefs were a proof-of-concept exercise to answer the questions, “How do we get the public more engaged in our interviews,” and “How can we continue to interview veterans in the COVID-19 space?” We are happy to say, […]

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REGISTER: OGTA Debrief #2 – Bruce Huffman, May 30

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The award-winning series, “Old Guys and Their Airplanes” is taking their interviews online and streaming with “OGTA Debrief.“ Moderated by host John Mollison, OGTA Debrief #2 features a live interview with Vietnam War OH-6 “Loach” pilot, Bruce Huffman, Troop C, 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry. Bruce was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross on 27 October, 1968 for […]

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REGISTER: OGTA Debrief #1 – Pat Owen, Cobra pilot

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  The award-winning series, “Old Guys and Their Airplanes” is taking their interviews online and streaming with “OGTA Debrief.“ Moderated by host John Mollison, OGTA Debrief #1 features a live interview with Vietnam War AH-1G Cobra pilot, Pat Owen.  Pat was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross on 11 September, 1970 for his service in support of […]

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New Episode and Educator’s Kit!

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  Ever wonder what it means to be an American?  Steve Pisanos went from “Illegal Alien” to American Patriot…and in the meantime, managed to become a hero to (at least) four nations. Watch the film and enjoy the companion Educator’s Kit (for schools, groups and history buffs) at the Distinguished Flying Cross Society website — […]

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