Lefty Gardner dies

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    Originally Posted by txflyergirl

    KERRVILLE — On Dec. 24, 2008, Lefty Gardner departed this earth, showing
    us how to soar with the eagles, but this final time, on the wings of an
    angel. He passed away peacefully at the age of 87. :salute:


    Kerrville Daily Times

    The original post was inadvertently deleted.

    Charles
     
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    Losing Lefty is a BIG loss in the warbird community.

    :salute:
     
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    RIP Sir

    A true gent and irreplacable.

    Even more sad to think that the day before this years CAF Airsho, I was not only able to get up close and personal with his old P-51 'Thunderbird' but also spend an afternoon drooling over his old mount 'White Lightnin' now fully rebuilt and polished to perfection as the Red Bull P38.

    Blue Skies for ever !
     
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    Blue skies, Lefty!
     

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