Monthly Archive: March 2016

Mar 18

Meeting Minutes – 3 March 2016

North Georgia Airborne Association Meeting March 3rd, 2016 Secretaries Report Eight members of the No GA Airborne Assoc, Larry Johanson, Don Sandefur, Tony Michael, Randal Dockery, Gary Weller, Tom Agerton, Rudy Ramirez and wife Marge, went to Ft Benning GA on Thursday March 3, for the presentation of the Order of Saint Maurice medal to …

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Mar 02

DOUGLAS C-47 SKYTRAIN

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  The military career of the Douglas DC series began in 1936, when the U.S. Army Air Corps ordered a pair of DC-2 commercial transports under the designation C-32. A contract followed for 18 DC-2s in the C-33 freighter configuration and two more as C-34 staff transports. In 1937, the U.S. Army ordered a plane …

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