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Title supplied by cataloger. Gregory "Pappy" Boyington (December 4, 1912 - January 11, 1988) was a United States Marine Corps officer and flying ace during World War II. For his heroic actions, he was awarded both the Medal of Honor and the Navy Cross. Boyington died of cancer and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery. Photograph caption dated April 19, 1956 reads, "Marine Col. 'Pappy' Boyington, World War II flying ace and resident of San Fernando Valley welcomes new Civil Air Patrol Group 25 commander, Capt. Gene Chamberlain. Squadrons under Chamberlain's command include North Hollywood, Van Nuys and Palmdale."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints