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March 2016 LVA Meeting. Photo's by Marcia Lightbody


 Just a Day in the Life of a WASP WWII Ferry Pilot

VietNam Reconciliation (click and hold the right lower corned to open larger)


Dorothy Kennedy - Tour Guide at the JFK Library - Over looking JFK Exhibit

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URL Below: Click on for Video for  the American Experience: JFK & The PT-109

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Hugh Buchanan "Vietnam POW Reflects on Stay at Hanoi Hilton

1945 Lost Film (Hawaii end of War) Click for video here:


Three Kaiten Torpedoes on the deck of an Imperial Japanese Navy Sub.


Kaiten One Man Torpedo.

May 16-17, 1943, on a dark night, lit only by the moon, 133 very young men of 617 Squadron, took off in 1

specially modified Avro Lancaster bombers, formed up and flew extremely low over the English Channel 

across the Dutch Coast. Click on URL below.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

A true story about 19 marines killed on an island (defending against the Japanese). They had to retreat, so

they asked the islanders to please bury them for us. See the clip below and just click on the URL.


X-49A "SpeedHawk" Vectored Thrust Ducted Propeller (VTDP) Compound Helicopter

flown by Phase I Test Pilot Rich Jackson. June 2014 LVA Speaker.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 


The Lockheed (Lighting) P-38 Aircraft) presented by Michael Terry Dec 8, 2014.


Sinking The Bismarck


Women of the Greatest Generation: In Their Own Words

Presentation March 9th presented  in Lexington first-person stories of faith, hope, love and courage                                                                                         from all facets of service by women in World War II, from children, to nurses, to rat tamers.