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Bridget Burke Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jul-19-05 07:00 AM
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6. He was Colonel when the War ended...
But stayed in the Air Force Reserve, where he eventually became a Brigadier.

While he was considered conservative, I wonder what he'd have to say about the current crop of neo-conservative chickenhawks.
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  -They Served: WW II - Actors in the military ForrestGump  Jul-19-05 04:53 AM   #0 
  - Jimmy Stewart was a Brigadier General in the Air Force  REP   Jul-19-05 05:21 AM   #1 
  - He was Colonel when the War ended...  Bridget Burke   Jul-19-05 07:00 AM   #6 
     - He Flew a Mission in Viet Nam  REP   Jul-19-05 07:08 AM   #8 
     - Which of the chickenhawks actually went to Vietnam?  Bridget Burke   Jul-19-05 07:42 AM   #9 
        - For that matter...  Spider Jerusalem   Jul-19-05 07:44 AM   #10 
           - I guess that word loyalty didn't mean a thing  WCGreen   Jul-19-05 08:39 AM   #13 
              - Never said he was a hero.  Spider Jerusalem   Jul-19-05 08:46 AM   #16 
                 - That's pretty bad if you ask me.....  WCGreen   Jul-19-05 08:46 AM   #17 
                    - Well, yeah.  Spider Jerusalem   Jul-19-05 08:59 AM   #19 
     - Jimmy Stewart even though known as an actor, actually...  texas1928   Jul-19-05 08:41 AM   #14 
  - Clark Gable enlisted  ayeshahaqqiqa   Jul-19-05 05:29 AM   #2 
  - Waist gunner.  Spider Jerusalem   Jul-19-05 06:43 AM   #5 
  - And how many who did not make would have been great Americans  liberal N proud   Jul-19-05 05:42 AM   #3 
  - you left out RW hero John Wayne.  KG   Jul-19-05 06:36 AM   #4 
  - Ronald Reagan actually enlisted.  Bridget Burke   Jul-19-05 07:05 AM   #7 
  - I almost believe his eyesight was too poor  LeftyDarthBrodie   Jul-19-05 04:29 PM   #22 
  - John Wayne  oneighty   Jul-19-05 08:33 AM   #12 
     - This website can start a fight.  texanwitch   Jul-19-05 04:29 PM   #21 
  - I love those guys in the ww2 hats  DanCa   Jul-19-05 07:46 AM   #11 
  - Ted Knight AKA Tadeus Wladyslaw Konopka FIVE Bronze stars  underpants   Jul-19-05 08:45 AM   #15 
  - Bronze Star? FIVE times?!?!?  ForrestGump   Jul-19-05 04:19 PM   #20 
  - ohmygod, wow, etc  barb162   Jul-19-05 04:35 PM   #23 
  - And Reagan was content to ACT the roles of soldiers in movies...  HypnoToad   Jul-19-05 08:53 AM   #18 
  - very very interesting  barb162   Jul-19-05 04:36 PM   #24 

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