Triumph and Sacrifice: The Legacy of a Three-War Veteran and Fighter Pilot
Retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Richard Michaud, retired pilot and squadron commander, waves to a crowd before taking flight on a Boeing-Stearman Model 75 for his 90th birthday, May 14th, 2017, in Mesa, Arizona. Richard served 22 years active duty in the Air Force, fighting in World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. (Courtesy photo)
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