Today in History – January 19, 1970 – Capt. Dan Brown”Misty 43″ and Lynn Farnsworth “Misty 146” eject from F-100F #563847

On January 19, 1970, an HH-43B from Det. 7, 38th ARRS, rescued the pilot of an F-100F, Capt. Daniel Foster Brown III (call sign “Misty 43 Alpha”) after he and his co-pilot, Capt. Ernest L. Farnsworth, ejected from their 23mm AAA damaged aircraft about 12 miles off the coast of Tam Ky. Here’s the story …

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Today in History – December 13, 1951 – USAF Major George Davis shoots down 4 MiG-15’s in a single day

13 December 1951 – Major George Davis, USAF was serving with the 334th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron in December of 1951. “George Andrew Davis Jr. (December 1, 1920 – February 10, 1952) was a highly decorated fighter pilot and flying ace of the United States Army Air Forces in World War II, and later of the United States Air Force during the Korean War. Davis did not …

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