Recently, the Iowa Aviation Museum held its annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. This year, three Iowa soldiers were recognized. These brave men participated in the famous “Doolittle Tokyo Raiders” secret mission on April 18, 1942. The participants honored included USAF Colonel Charles Ross Greening; U.S. Army Air Forces Cpl Leland D. Faktor; and U.S. Army Air Forces SSGT William J. Dieter.
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Of those recognized in Greenfield as part of the “2nd Generation” inductees are a father-son duo hailing from Northeast Iowa and from an esteemed Iowa-based aviation family, James and Michael Connell.