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Chuck Childs – Former President of BAVA

Chuck Childs – Former President of BAVA

BERLIN AIRLIFT VETERANS ASSOCIATION MEMBER BIOGRAPHES Chuck Childs (Lt. Col. USAF, Ret.) of Rapid City SD is a former president of the Berlin Airlift Veterans Association. He retired from Ellsworth Air Force base SD in 1961 after a long career. During WWII he was a...
Jake Schuffert – Airlift Cartoonist

Jake Schuffert – Airlift Cartoonist

BERLIN AIRLIFT VETERANS ASSOCIATION MEMBER BIOGRAPHES Jake Schuffert had a knack of creating humor during the Airlift with his irreverentcartons about the life and times of the airlifters and their bosses’. Published in the Task Force Times newspaper, Schuffert was a...
Eddie Ide – Legacy Editor

Eddie Ide – Legacy Editor

BERLIN AIRLIFT VETERANS ASSOCIATION MEMBER BIOGRAPHES Eddie Ide – Legacy Editor Eddie has had a lifelong enthusiasm for aviation history. His interest in the Berlin Airlift began in 1993 when he was Publicist at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (PA) International Airport...