Happy 4th of July to those who came before us and gave us our freedom; to those who were in cockpits, in alert shacks and on flightlines with us to maintain it and to those who are fighting now to assure it’s future – it is our honor to have served this great country – GOD BLESS AMERICA!
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