LTC Sherman Edward Flanagan, Jr hailed from Westminster Md and served with the 355TFS/37TFW. On this day he ejected from his F-100 aircraft over Laos and was recovered. He had minor injuries. However, on July 21, 1968, the news read ” A Super Sabre and its pilot was lost during a mission to destroy an anti-aircraft
John R. Schmidt
Preferred Name: John
Nickname/Call Sign: Dice
Date of Birth: September 6, 1944
Highest Military Grade: 0-6 – Colonel
John Schmidt flew the F-100 from 1969-1970 with the 90th Tactical Fighter Squadron/3rd Tactical Fighter Wing. Since then he has been a professional commercial pilot and flight instructor.