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World War II Veteran: James Van Ginkel (Jim)

posted on September 24, 2007 at 11:14 AM

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Jim Van Ginkel was a 1st Lieutenant with the Army Air Corps, 8th Air Force, stationed in England. He did a tour as co-pilot then pilot with a crew of 10 on a B-24 bomber from summer 1942 – December 1945.

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