Roanoke 8th Air Force Fellowship
Shaping the Future by Remembering the Past
Preserving Their Legacy For Future Generations
Artwork: Finger Four by Dan Zoernig
Collings Foundation's Wings of Freedom Tour photographs from the 2016 Roanoke stop. Click on the B-25 photo at left. Photos include B-17 "Nine-0 Nine" which was lost in an accident in October 2019.
Profiles of Honor Tour
Roanoke South County Library
Memphis Belle comes to Roanoke!
Fallen Comrades of the 357th Fighter Group:
Remembering Captain Bill Overstreet
By Pastor Jeff Clemens
From the June 2014 edition of the 8th AF News magazine
We have 3 of these beautifully framed prints of Bill Overstreet's P-51 "Berlin Express" framed by Russ Robinson, B-24 pilot. One can be yours for a donation to our group of $100.00. Message me from the contact link if you are interested.
Roanoke 8th Air Force member's combat experience
449th Bomb Group (H) Grottaglie, Italy
Ploesti Bomb Strike Photographs
"The Flying Horsemen"
The personal stories of two sailors in WW2, one a German U boat radioman on U-172 and the other an American Gunner's Mate on an LST at Omaha Beach on D Day.
WW2 enlisted sailor gets commission, becomes aviator, shot down and rescued in Korea, retires as Captain
LAST UPDATE 2/19/2023