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Bill Harsey
07-25-2008, 14:13
Just got word my great uncle Tommy Hayes passed away quietly last night.
Tommy was with the 357th Fighter Squadron in World War Two.
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07-25-2008, 14:14

My condolences to you and the family,, RIP

07-25-2008, 14:23
I'm very sorry for your loss, Bill. I will keep your family in my prayers.

Team Sergeant
07-25-2008, 16:57
Sorry for your loss Bill.... (I also had an uncle that served with a WWII bomb wing.)

Ambush Master
07-25-2008, 17:21
Sorry for your loss Bill, Thoughts and Prayers Out!!

The Reaper
07-25-2008, 17:22
RIP, General.

Thanks for your service.


BG Hayes flew out of New Guinea in the Pacific in P-39s and P-40s before transitioning to P-51s en route to Europe. He was shot down once by a Zero over Java, flew 143 combat missions, and had 10.5 confirmed kills (2 Japs, 8.5 Nazis) and a probable. That makes him a double ace. He retired in 1970. Well done, Sir.


Red Flag 1
07-25-2008, 17:34
Rest In Peace BG Hayes! Thank you for your service!

Sorry for your loss Bill. Prayers out.

Goggles Pizano
07-26-2008, 08:41
In pace requiescat Sir.

My condolences to you and your family Bill.

07-28-2008, 20:34
Sorry for your families loss Bill. My families prayers are with you.

God Bless!

07-28-2008, 22:07
You must have been very proud of him Bill. Sorry for your loss. What a tremendous American hero.

07-30-2008, 08:42
RIP, Sir.

My sincere condolences for your loss, Mr. Harsey.


07-30-2008, 09:35