William S. “Fiddle” Barnitz, LtCol USAF, Ret., “Headed West” on May 16, 2024.

Shep writes: “Fiddle was a terrific guy who lifted himself out of poverty in the hills and collars of West Virginia thru the military and aviation. A dear friend and pilot’s pilot, will miss him.”

Bill Barnitz flew fighter jets including the; T-33, F-86, F-89, T-37, T-38, F-4, F-102, F-100, A-7 and F-16. In total he flew 7600 hours in fighter jets.

To hear his story in his own words, go to: https://youtu.be/XGarOrUQ5dM


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