Profiles in Courage: Eugene Zimmerman— A Vietnam Diary

By: Warhawk Air Museum

Christian Zimmerman, son of Maj Eugene Zimmerman, shares selected excerpts from his father’s Vietnam diary, providing insights and sketches from his service at the Da Nang Airbase.

Posted On: June 18, 2020

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Profiles in Courage: Archie Dean “Don” Mull

By: Warhawk Air Museum

Born to a hard life in Oklahoma during the dust bowl and unable to find work, Archie Mull joined the US Army Air Corps, where his gunnery career ended with a stay in a German prisoner of war camp until the end of WWII.

Posted On: June 3, 2020

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Profiles in Courage: William “Bill” Gornik

By: Warhawk Air Museum

Many months of rigorous training and years of dedicated service to the Air Force positioned William Gornik well for a SR-71 Blackbird “special project”.

Posted On: May 22, 2020

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Profiles in Courage: Grace A. Pankow

By: Warhawk Air Museum

Missing her husband fighting in Africa, Grace Pankow received comfort knowing that she was helping end the war with every airplane brake line she attached.

Posted On: May 13, 2020

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A glimpse into the past: headlines and celebrations from the end of WWII in Europe

By: Warhawk Air Museum

On this 75th anniversary of the ending of WWII, the Warhawk presents a few headlines and photos that captured the world’s attention on May 7 & 8, 1945.

Posted On: May 8, 2020

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Profiles in Courage: David Haggard

By: Warhawk Air Museum

It takes a certain kind of man to fly over and (purposely) crash-land into Nazi-occupied Europe. That man was David Haggard, US Army Air Corps glider pilot.

Posted On: May 6, 2020

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