• #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Forces Veteran Gertrude Tompkins Silver

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Air Forces Veteran Gertrude Tompkins Silver. Silver served with the Women’s Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran Jacqueline Cochran

    During Women’s History Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Veteran Jacqueline Cochran, a supervisory pilot during World War II.

  • Fly Girls: Nancy Love

    Nancy Love made a name for herself by doing what she loved best: flying. After earning a pilot's license, she sold airplanes on commission. Love later became a test pilot, participated in air races and secured her place in history as the first female pilot to serve in the United States military.

  • Fly Girls: Ann Baumgartner

    United States Army Air Forces pilot Ann Baumgartner made history as the first American woman to fly the Bell YP-59A jet fighter during World War II. She was a member of the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) program.   

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Forces Veteran Hazel Lee

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Air Forces Veteran Hazel Lee, one of two Asian-American Women Airforce Service Pilots during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Forces Veteran Iris Cummings Critchell

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Air Forces Veteran Iris Cummings Critchell, who served in as a Women Airforce Service Pilot during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Forces Veteran Violet Clara Thurn Cowden

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Air Forces Veteran Violet Clara Thurn Cowden, who served as a Women Airforce Service Pilot during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Women Airforce Service Pilots Veteran Mildred Darlene “Micky” Tuttle Axton

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Women Airforce Service Pilots Veteran Mildred Darlene “Micky” Tuttle Axton, who served during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay World War II Veteran Mildred Davidson Inks Dalrymple

    Millie Dalrymple joined the Women Airforce Service Pilots program in 1943 with a good friend after they both became widows from war.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran Nancye Crout

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is an Air Force Veteran Nancye Crout. Nancye served from 1943 to 1944 on Active Duty as a Woman Airforce Service Pilot during WWII.

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