(1919-2002)A US Air Force pilot, he was a leading fighter ace during WWII and the Korean War. He taught fighter tactics to his pilots as squadron commander. He was highly decorated by the US and its allied partners. The son of Polish immigrants, he was born and raised in Oil City.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 3:19am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 607989 N 4588568|
|Decimal Degrees||41.44143333, -79.70731667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 26.486', W 79° 42.439'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 26' 29.16" N, 79° 42' 26.34" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 410 Seneca St, Oil City PA 16301, US|
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