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Col Francis S. "Gabby" Gabreski
Birth: Jan. 28, 1919
Oil City
Venango County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 2002
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Known for many years as "America's Greastest Living Ace." He recorded 37 "kills" in both WWII and Korea. Shot down over Europe, he spent eight months in a German POW camp. He was inducted into the National Aviation Hall of Fame and an airport in Westhampton Beach bears his name. (bio by: Ron Moody) 

Cause of death: Heart Attack
 
Burial:
Calverton National Cemetery
Calverton
Suffolk County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Ron Moody
Record added: Jun 18, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6521925
Col Francis S. Gabby Gabreski
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Col Francis S. Gabby Gabreski
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Col Francis S. Gabby Gabreski
Added by: Ron Moody
 
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~ Thank you for your devotion to our blessed nation during WWII and Korea. America certainly needs many men such as you, today. I wish that our Constitution would be amended to require ALL candidates for the Presidency to have a U.S. Military background t...(Read more)
- born of God
 Added: Nov. 9, 2014
God bless you on Veterans Day (early). Rest in Peace.
- Richard S. Barzelogna
 Added: Nov. 6, 2014
God bless you throughout Autumn, the beautiful, fiery season of the Harvest. Rest in Peace.
- Richard S. Barzelogna
 Added: Oct. 16, 2014
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