Bill Harris (aviator)

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William Harris
Born(1916-06-15)June 15, 1916
Porterville, California
DiedMay 23, 2012(2012-05-23) (aged 95)
Klamath Falls, Oregon
AllegianceUnited States
Service/branchUnited States Army Air Forces
Years of service1936–1948
Unit339th Fighter Squadron
Battles/warsWorld War II

Bill Harris (June 15th, 1916 – May 23, 2012) was a United States Army Air Force fighter ace who was credited with shooting down 16 aircraft during World War II.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ Brooklyn Harris (1995). Bill: A Pilot's Story. B. Harris.
  2. ^ "Bill Harris 1916 - 2012". Porterville Recorder. 2012-05-28.
  3. ^ "Flying cowboy". Herald and News. 2005-11-11. Retrieved 2018-06-20.