First Iowa Air Guard Pilots in Sioux City
Some of the first pilots assigned to the Iowa Air National Guard’s 174th Fighter Squadron, Sioux City, Iowa, pose for a group photo in April, 1951. The group which includes several World War Two veterans, was activated on April 15, 1951 for service in the Korean War.
First row: Lt. Sheldon Hanneman, Lt. Warren Nelson, Lt. Harold Taylor, Maj. John Bradley; Second row: Capt. Richard Baughn, Capt. Harry McGraw, Lt. Tommy Green, Lt. Jack Savage, Lt. Richard Sulzbach, Lt. Al Grier; Third row: Capt. Donald Forney, Lt. Richard Smith, Lt. Kelly Cook, Maj. M.W. McMillan, Capt. Don Oldis, Maj. Robert Ruby (Commander) Lt. Douglas Griggs, Lt. Richard Nurre.
Pilots not pictured Lt. Lyle Steely, Lt. Paul Cook, Lt. Gordon Young, Lt. William Hart, Lt. Rober Olson, Lt. Melvin Scott, Lt. Glen De Munck, Capt. Gale Stevens.
U.S. Air National Guard Photo/released