another ace leaves us

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  1. Erich

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    Pierre Clostermann died early this afternoon ....
     
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    "The Big Show" by Pierre Closterman is the most stirring account by a WW II fighter pilot. His descriptions of aerial combat are unsurpassed; you almost feel the G-force and inhale the oxygen as you read.
     
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    One after another, they fall like leaves from a dying tree....
     

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    :cry: Sorry about his loss, is it true that more than 1000 WW2 veterans die a day.
     
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    DerAdlerIstGelandet Der Crew Chief
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    Damn those old smileys dont work! Bring them back!
     
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    Adieu Clo-Clo....
     
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