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Jesse Orin Creech
Birth: Aug. 22, 1895
Death: Feb. 16, 1948

World War I Fighter Ace. A native of Harlan, Kentucky, initially joined the British Royal Flying Corps in 1917. After training in Canada, he subsequently transferred to the United States Army Air Service and served as a flight instructor in Texas. In early 1918, he was assigned to the 148th Aero Squadron. Flying the Sopwith Camel aircraft, he earned a total of 7 victories in air combat. For his gallantry, he was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross and the Distinguished Flying Cross. (bio by: Warrick L. Barrett) 
 
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  Sarah Hukle Creech (1901 - 1992)*
 
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Burial:
Lexington Cemetery
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Hukle family plot, Section 24, Lot 58
 
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Originally Created by: Warrick L. Barrett
Record added: Mar 11, 2006
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