12-01-2014, 10:35 AM
(This post was last modified: 12-01-2014, 10:47 AM by justMongo.)
A1 Skyraider Pilot Edward Watson Leonard Jr passed away on US Veteran's Day 11 November 2014.
He flew 257 combat sorties in the Skyraider and participated in the recovery of 18 aircrew members from behind enemy lines.
His combat decorations include four Silver Stars, the Legion of Merit, three Distinguished Flying Crosses, the Bronze Star with "V" device, 21 Air Medals and two Purple Hearts.
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A true American hero sounds like an understatement!
A moment of silence for him.
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