A ‘Tip of the Spear’ in D-Day, now a legacy carried by AF pilot

Maj. Justin Pedone, then Capt. Pedone, stands in the back of a C-30 Hercules with the pilots he flew alongside in Afghanistan. Pedone has flown tactical airlift operations from humanitarian efforts to the war on terror in both the C-130H and C-130J Hercules models similarly to his relative retired Col. Vito Pedone, who flew the C-47 Skytrain into battle on D-Day. (Courtesy photo)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Keith Holcomb
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