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Ed Lukach got DFC for bombing German 88 guns near Berlin in B-17

In Distinguished Flying Cross, U. S. Army, World War II on February 17, 2012 at 4:38 am

2nd Lt. Ed Lukach of Port Charlotte, Fla. is pictured with his wings shortly after graduating from bombardier school in 1944. He flew 30 combat mission in 8th Air Force during World War II. Photo provided

Like a lot of other young men his age, Ed Lukach wanted to be a pilot when he signed up at 19 for the Army’s Aviation Cadet Program in 1942 near the start of World War II. Read the rest of this entry »


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