Timeless Voices - Steve Ritchie
Brig. Gen. (USAF Ret.) Steve Ritchie made history as the only United States Air Force pilot ace of the Vietnam War, flying an F-4 Phantom II and shooting down five MiG-21 fighters between May and August of 1972.
Timeless Voices - Dan Cherry
Brigadier General Dan Cherry served in the United States Air Force from 1959 to 1988. He flew two combat tours during the Vietnam War: the first in F-105s and the second in F-4s for a total of 285 combat missions. He is credited with one MiG-21.
Timeless Voices - Urban Rahoi
Urban Rahoi served as a B-17 pilot with the 773rd Bomb Squadron of the 463rd Bomb Group during WWII. Urban flew 5 combat missions before being pulled out of combat duty to serve as the squadron's formation instructor.
Timeless Voices - Les Smith
Les Smith enlisted in the Army Air Corps in November 1941. He joined the 61st Fighter Squadron of the 56th Fighter Group as one of the group's original P-47 pilots. He flew 138 combat missions during WWII and was credited with 7 aerial victories.
Timeless Voices - Brad Smith
Brad Smith was an A-4C pilot with Navy Attack Squadron VA-76 during the Vietnam War. He was shot down during a strike mission over North Vietnam and spent 6 years 11 months as a POW in the Hao Lo Prisoner Camp, infamously known as the Hanoi Hilton.
Timeless Voices - Julian Johnson
Julian Johnson was drafted into the Army in 1943. Intially assigned to the Coastal Artillery Corps, he joined the Aviation Cadet program in 1944. He completed bombardier training and also took flight training at Moton Field in Tuskegee, Alabama.
Timeless Voices - Firman Balza
Firman Balza was a Gunner's Mate, 1st Class aboard the battleship USS Maryland when it was struck by dive bombers during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.