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Cal City VFW post refreshes flag at flying wing crash site


Cal City VFW post refreshes flag at flying wing crash site

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9375 members finish planting a new American flag and U.S. Air Force flag at the YB-49 crash site north of Edwards Air Force Base Dec. 4. The Northrop YB-49 flying wing bomber crashed June 5, 1948, killing all five crew members including copilot Capt. Glen Edwards. Muroc Army Air Base was later named Edwards Air Force Base in honor of the test pilot. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kenji Thuloweit)

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