August 24, 2012

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Air Force photograph by SSgt. Brian Stives

Maj. Gen. Stephen Wilson, Eighth Air Force commander, and A1C Cody Lemon, 423rd Medical Squadron, pay their respects to Eighth Air Force airmen at the memorial near Grafton Underwood Aug. 17. The day marked the 70th anniversary of the first Eighth Air Force bombers, from the 97th Bombardment Group (Heavy), participating in World War II that launched from Grafton Underwood.




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