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Memorial Day at the Westchester

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Veteran U.S. Air Corps WASP pilot Pat Erickson (left), and daughter Ingrid Campbell Erickson proudly display the Cornerstone Salutes! certificate of appreciation awarded the 92 year-young female pilot during Memorial Day weekend military recognition at Westchester of Winter Park. The elder Erickson is one of 1,074 surviving female pilots trained to fly B-17s; B-24s; B-26s and B-29s Flying Superfortress-class heavy bombers during 1942 thru 1944.