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Woodhull To Discuss Career - Brevard, NC

 

April 27, 2017

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Duke Woodhull, exiting his aircraft, will speak at the library on May 2.

Retired Air Force Colonel Richard G. "Duke" Woodhull Jr. will discuss his military career during the Cold War years at the Transylvania County Library on Tuesday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m. Woodhull is a long time Transylvania County resident and author of the book, "Flying High... Memoir of a 30-Year Adventure." He is also on the board of the WNC Military History Museum.

The presentation will include Woodhull's first-hand account of the Cuban Missile Crisis as a jet tanker pilot, his service as pilot of the high altitude strategic reconnaissance U-2 aircraft, and subsequent diplomatic and inte...



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