In this episode we will be looking at the story of another outstanding member of the Vietnam War Generation. He is Retired U.S. Army Col. Ben Knisely, a Dustoff Association Hall of Famer, a native of Osprey and graduate of the University of South Florida now living in Manatee County, Florida.
A story from the Bradenton Herald titled: Vietnam dustoff pilot flies missions for Veterans Airlift Command submitted by James A. Jones Jr., Herald reporter who can be contacted at 941-745-7053 or on Twitter @jajones1 tells about Knisely flying a mission for Goodwill Manasota. The article also tells about Knisely when he was a medevac pilot in Vietnam. Hope you enjoy Ben Knisely’s story.
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