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the F-84 Thunderjet

Catledge, Richard C.

In May 1953, Dick Catledge formed the first official USAF aerobatic team. He put some of the Air Force’s best pilots into the F-84G, and organized a unit known as the ” Thunderbirds.” Born in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Catledge grew up in Memphis, Tennessee,...