Air Force Military Veterans


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Passed away in 2017 at the age of 93.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Innovator

 
 
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United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran
1957 to 1977


Driver / Professional

 
 
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United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Driver / Professional


Central States Racing Association
International Motor Contest Association

 
 
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Passed away in 2014 at the age of 96.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Driver / Professional
Official / Promoter


Sprint Cars

 
 
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Passed away in 2014.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Driver / Professional


Midget

 
 



Passed away in 1960 at the age of 45.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Driver / Professional


NASCAR - Cup Car Series
USAC - Stock Car


Stock Car

 
 
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Passed away in 2017 at the age of 87.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Driver / Professional

 
 



United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Driver / Professional


Aviation

 
 



United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Driver / Professional


Big Car Racing Association
International Motor Contest Association
National Champ. Racing Assoc.

 
Part of his service he was stationed at Forbes Air Force Base.  
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Passed away in 2012 at the age of 95.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran
1941 to 1945


Car Builder
Innovator


Sports Car

 
During WW II, Fitch flew a P-51 over Nazi Germany for the Army Air Corps, which is now call the Air Force.  Flying for the 15th Bombardment, Fitch flew missions to bomb German supply routes before flying B-17s over Germany.  
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Passed away in 2017 at the age of 87.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran
1950 to 1953


Official / Promoter


Rocky Mountain Midget Racing Assoc.

 
 
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Passed away in 2000 at the age of 94.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Driver / Professional


Aviation

 
He was a top competitor in National Air Races and finished sixth place in one of the early coast-to-coast Bendix Trophy races in 1946. During World War II he taught military cadet pilot training, including the art of aerobatics as well as special cross country flying.  



United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Driver / Professional

 
 
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Passed away in 1994 at the age of 72.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran
1942 to 1946


Driver / Professional


International Motor Contest Association

 
 
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United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran

 
 
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Passed away in 2007 at the age of 72.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran
1954


Builder Chassis

 
While serving in France and North Africa, Connie met Don Cook.  
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United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Builder Chassis
Crew Chief
Driver / Professional


USAC - IndyCar

 
 



United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran

Company
VETMotorsports
Title
President
 
 



Passed away in 1998.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Driver / Sportsman
Track Announcer
Track Flagman

 
Flying 27 missions over Germany during World War II as a Bombardier pilot.  
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Passed away in 2001 at the age of 78.
United States Air Force
Air Force Veteran


Builder Engines
Car Owner
Crew Chief
Driver / Professional
Tuner


NASCAR - Cup Car Series
USAC - IndyCar

 
Flying a B-17 with the French Foreign Legion in the 97th Bombers Unit over Europe. Smokey also flew with the Flying Tigers.  
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