Robert Cummings - in November Cummings joined the US Army Air Corps. During World War II, he served as a flight instructor. After the war, Cummings served as a pilot in the US Air Force Reserve, where he achieved the rank of Captain.
Actor Russell Johnson, best known as "The Professor" on Gilligan's Island, served in the US Army Air Force during WWII. He flew 44 combat missions as a bombardier in bombers. In March he and two other were shot down in the Philippines.
JROTC members killed in Florida school shooting receive Medal of Heroism; one is admitted to West Point posthumously - Washington Post Washington Post JROTC members killed in Florida school shooting receive Medal of Heroism; one is admitted to West Point posthumously Washington Post PARKLAND Fla. The U.S. military is awarding medals to three Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps cadets who were killed in last week's high school shooting here and one of them has received a rare…
General Hazel W. //The first African American female General and the first Black Chief of the US Army Nursing Corps and I get the privilege of being in the "Johnson-Brown Nursing House" //shes a baller