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 - 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 - Herb Allender
Herb Allender was an F4U Corsair pilot with Marine Squadron VMF-212 during World War II. He flew combat missions throughout the South Pacific, and became a member of the Caterpillar Club when he was forced to bail out over the Philippines.
Timeless Voices - Jesse Bell
Jesse Bell joined the U.S. Navy during World War II and served as a Gunner's Mate aboard the destroyer USS Case (DD-370) in the Pacific Theater. After the war he worked for Lockheed in Georgia as a line mechanic for 33 years.
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 - Glen Cooley
Glen Cooley was a B-24 instructor pilot for a year in the States before picking up a combat crew and joining the 400th Bomb Squadron of the 90th Bomb Group in the Philippines in May 1945. Cooley later became CO of the group's 319th Bomb Squadron.
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.