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Red Tails - Charles Dryden, Flight Leader

Red Tails - Charles Dryden, Flight Leader Tragedies and Triumphs American History Aviation & Space Exploration World War II

Charles Dryden, a member of the 99th Pursuit Squadron, led a mission to Pantelleria in June of 1943.  It turned-out to be the 99th's first aerial combat action when the pilots encountered German fighter planes.

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Image of Charles Dryden, online courtesy U.S. National Archives.

 

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