Larry Schmidt

Larry Schmidt

Originally a p-38 pilot in the Army Air Corp from 1942 to 1945 Larry flew 63 missions during WWII. He did his primary training in Santa Ann then went to King City for his advanced training. Larry has flown everything from PT-22’s, bt-13’s, p-51’s, to his primary plane of the p-38. Upon Graduation on November 1, 1943 him and his friends did a formation flight into the Grand Canyon. Upon hoping into the cockpit he said, “Man this brings back memories.” Larry lives with his wife in Lebanon Oregon.

 Larry is also the author of a wonderful book! Click here to view more about his book online.