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April 30, 2021

Welcome Gene Ott, Chair, education and outreach for the D-Day Squadron

Welcome Gene Ott, Chair, education and outreach for the D-Day Squadron “We are excited to welcome Gene to manage our unique outreach experiences, educational programs and […]
April 30, 2021

The Passing of Verlan Lauder of Rexburg, 101st Airborne, Company F, 2nd Battalion, 502nd PIR

The Passing of Verlan Lauder of Rexburg, 101st Airborne, Company F, 2nd Battalion, 502nd PIR Reshare by Flamm Funeral Home Obituary photos by Bryan Douglass The […]
March 17, 2021

Celebrating the ‘Women of C-47 Miss Montana’

An excerpt from Bryan Douglass’ book “Every Reason to Fail” Chapter 10 It’s no secret that men have dominated aviation, like many early industrial revolution professions, from […]
March 17, 2021

“Living the Dream” with Catheline Leoni

By Paul van den Berg Editor DDA Logboek magazine It’s January 5, 2021, and somewhere over the ocean, a young, frail Frenchwoman opens her laptop in […]
March 17, 2021

Meet Rachel Lindvig, DC-3 Society Member, pilot

Our March member spotlight is Rachel from Detroit From a small town in Ohio, I wanted to be an astronaut but fell in love with airplanes […]
February 18, 2021

Meet Charity Ewald, DC-3 Society Member

Our February member spotlight is Charity Ewald from Montana I have been enamored with vintage warbirds since I was a child when I would sneak out […]
February 18, 2021

Remembering the Tuskegee Airmen & Nurses

By Autumn L. Hendrickson and Michael T. Naya, Jr. – Young Historians photo by National Archives Many people have heard of the Tuskegee Airmen, but not […]
January 27, 2021

Lt. Ray Owen, WWII Veteran Feature

By Michael Naya, Jr., Historian photos by Alex Szwarc, Ray Owen, Michael Naya Of the many World War II veterans I have interviewed, Lt. Ray Owen holds a […]
January 27, 2021

Meet Stan ‘Tater’ Taylor, DC-3 Society Member

Our January member spotlight is jumpmaster, Stan ‘Tater’ Taylor. Recipient of the Purple Heart! Having enlisted in the U.S. Army with active duty service of 21 […]