1stLt Tom Landry US Army Air Force (1943-1945)
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1stLt Tom Landry
US Army Air Force
Short Bio:Famed football coach Thomas Wade Landry starred at quarterback for Mission High School, helping his team outscore the opposition by an accumulated score of 322-0 en route to a 12-0 record in his senior year. Landry joined the U.S. Army Air Corps after one semester at the University of Texas, and flew 30 B-17 missions during World War II before earning his discharge in 1945 as a 1stLt.