U.S. Army Air Force Lt. Van Heflin a combat photographer with the First Motion Picture Unit under Capt. Ronald Reagan, served in the Ninth Army Air Force in Europe. In the photo Heflin is dressed in his Class A uniform.
Donald O'Conner, In 1944, O'Connor was drafted into the Army. Before he reported for induction, Universal Pictures rushed him through production of three feature films simultaneously and released them when he was overseas.
John Payne (May 23, 1912 – December 6, 1989), Born in Roanoke, VA. Served in US Army Air Corps during WW II. Actor best known for film noir crime films and musicals, and for his leading roles in Miracle on 34th Street and television series The Restless Gun.
U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds. DO YOU KNOW ANY OF THE NEW 2016 OFFICERS? Check out their bios on our webpage http://afthunderbirds.com/site/members/Officers and look forward to meeting them at an airshow near you!
Chuck Norris - An old joke says the six branches of the military are the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard and Chuck Norris. But tough guy Norris served four years in the U.S. Air Force, from 1958-1962. While stationed in Korea, he began studying karate. (Source: TriStar)