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Charlie, Mister Charles, VC, Cong, Gooks, slopes. slants, and yangs,etc. Derogatory terms to be sure, with the exception of Mr. Charles for North Vietnames Army Regulars when they stood and fought. On those occasions he was deemed worthy not only of respect, but of honor.

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USAF Colonel Robin Olds, Fighter Ace from WWII over Europe, and victor of 4 NVAF MIGs over North Vietnam; USAF Captain Steve Ritchie last USAF Fighter Ace of the 20th century; USN Lieutenant Randy Cunningham last USN Fighter Ace of the 20th century. USA General Creighton Abrams, namesake of today's M-1 Main Battle Tank; General George Patton, son of WW2 George Patton; Screen Actor (Movie Star) Jimmy Stewart who was a WW2 Bomber Squadron Leader over Europe flying B-24 Liberators, flew B-52 Stratofortess Bombers over North Vietnam.

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