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Subject: [Leica] Chief execs who...KILL
From: walt at (Walt Johnson)
Date: Wed Apr 12 06:22:30 2006
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Never could figure out how Bush 1, who was  a hero, raised Bush2. Baby 
George strutted around like El Duce on the deck of an a/c carrier a few 
year back telling all the "war against terror was won".


Neal Friedenthal wrote:

>>Both Kennedy and Bush I saw service in the Pacific but I am unaware that
>>either ever conducted any sort of operation against the enemy -- Kennedy
>>got his both sunk through incapability while Bush I got himself shot down.
>Bush 1 flew 58 combat missions in the Pacific during WWII, he was shot down 
>after completing a successful bombing mission on a Japanese radio 
>installation.  As his bombs hit their target I'm sure that 
>he killed some of the enemy on that mission.  GHW Bush was the youngest 
>Navy aviator to serve during WWII and received the Distinguished Flying 
>cross for the mission that he had successfully 
>completed when he was shot down.
>Leica Users Group.
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