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U.S., French remember America's first combat pilots
PARIS - Col. Robert Dooley, Air Attache at the U.S. Embassy in Paris, explains to Gen. Roger Brady, U.S. Air Forces in Europe commander, and guests the significance of the stained glass windows in the crypt beneath the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial outside of Paris, May 27, 2010. U.S. and French civilian and military leaders paid their respects to America's first combat pilots during the event, which also featured an aircraft flyover and ceremonial music. The Lafayette Escadrille Memorial is a reminder for all of the American pilots of the Escadrille La Fayette and the Lafayette Flying Corps who died during service to the Allies during World War I. (U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. Tony Wickman)

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