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COMBAT STORIES FROM Vietnam

Rick Bates | 8th Tactical Fighter Wing, 433rd Tactical Fighter Squadron

4:21   |   Growing up in the Midwest in a military family, Rick Bates joined the Air Force with the desire of flying fighter jets. He had to learn quickly to prepare himself for the intensity of navigating these huge machines.

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