29 January 1991 – An American F-15C shot down an IRAF MiG-23 fleeing to Iran with an AIM-7 missile. “During the Air War over Iraq, the mighty Eagle proved to be a very robust airframe, bringing back its pilots after suffering serious damages. After the first ten days of the first Gulf Air War, to
Preferred Name: Dick
Date of Birth: May 21, 1943
Highest Military Grade: 0-4 – Major
Hometown: Charleston, WV
Dick Garrett flew the F-100 from 3/1968-9/1968 with the 481st Tactical Fighter Squadron, F-100 RTU at Cannon AFB, NM, and from 11/1968-11/1969 with the 416th Tactical Fighter Squadron, out of Phu Cat AB and Tuy Hoa AB, RVN.