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August 2, 2017

1st Lt Mickey Spillane US Army Air Corps (Served 1941-1945)

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Lieutenant_Frank_Spillane,_USAAF_Instructor_Pilot 1st Lt Mickey Spillane 

US Army Air Corps

(Served 1941-1945)

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Short Bio: Best remembered as the creator of hard-nosed detective Mike Hammer, Spillane joined the United States Army Air Corps on December 8, 1941, the day after the attack on Pearl Harbor. In the mid-1940s he was stationed as a flight instructor in Greenwood, Mississippi.

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