Paul H. Poberezny: Early Years & Into the War

Paul Poberezny's first 'real' aircraft: A Waco Primary Glider, shown here with Paul in 1937.

Paul Poberezny as a wartime flight instructor, here with a Fairchild PT-23 in Helena, Mont., in 1943.

Paul Poberezny during his military service in the late 1940s.

Paul Poberezny in front of his early wartime barracks in Artesia, New Mexico, in 1942.

An early photo of Paul Poberezny with an aircraft in the Milwaukee era.

Paul checks outs the cockpit of an L-1 liaison airplane in 1942.

Paul Poberezny (right) with son Tom on the tail of a Consolidated L-13 in 1948.

Paul and Audrey Poberezny in the 1940s during Paul's World War II service in the Army Air Corps.

Paul served in both World War II and Korea, and served his country for 30 years.

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