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Ron George Collection (1587) Finding Aid

Item Number: 15870000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Book titled Airspeed, Altitude, and a Sense of Humor: The Adventures of a Jet Tanker Pilot by Ron George (Ronnie Ridley George).

Dates

  • 08 June 2005

Biographical / Historical

Captain Ron George, USAF, graduated from East Texas State University and commissioned a second lieutenant in 1965. Captain George flew KC-135s with Strategic Air Command including temporary duty at Alaska, Greenland, Newfoundland, Okinawa and Southeast Asia. While in Southeast Asia George witnessed the Tet Offensive and the Pueblo incident. George left the Air Force in 1970, after receiving the Air Medal, Vietnam Service Medal and the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal. George now is a biologist in Texas.
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Finding Aid
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Pages
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Location(s)
Individual Collections-G; Library
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Books

Airspeed, Altitude, and a Sense of Humor: The Adventures of a Jet Tanker Pilot by Ron George (Ronnie Ridley George) signed by author

  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D057.7 ]]

Inventory

1
Books

Airspeed, Altitude, and a Sense of Humor: The Adventures of a Jet Tanker Pilot by Ron George (Ronnie Ridley George) signed by author


Pub Credit Line
15870000000, Ron George Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 08 Jun 2005 [Updated: 14 Jul 2005]