Nov 8, 2010

During WW2, this female veteran taught Army boys to fly

(YDR) One day, her father set $10 on the kitchen table. Her brother had recently started taking flying lessons. Why don't you go out to the airport, he told her, and see what's going on? Those $10 started an adventure that led Smith -- now Susan Rodriguez, 90, living in Bethesda, Md. -- to teach American boys how to fly, to a newly liberated Paris and to the Moroccan coast before World War II was done. Continued