Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Fact of the Day: Pilot Pals

During the Korean War, there were two Marine Corps pilots who served side by side. One of them Ted Williams, was one of the MLB's best baseball players. The other John Glenn, became one of the world's first astronauts, and was also a U.S. Senator. 

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  1. Interesting life stories...

    -Kati

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  2. My, that is interesting and I expect they had no idea where they would end up in life.

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  3. I only knew John Glenn, the other is totally unknown for me. Interesting fact of his life. Kisses.)

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  4. Both sure made a name for themselves

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  5. I heard of John Glenn, the other name I never heard of...although it seems like I should know him. :)

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  6. The few, the proud, the brave... the Marines!

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  7. Friends in high places. Good for them!

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  8. so glad they survived the war, talented men.

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