John B. Coffey

John B. Coffey

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Brindley Coffey is a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the USAAF who flew with the Hell's Angels in the 303d Bombardment Group in World War II and was Deputy Chairman and then Chairman of the USAAF Nato Planning Liaison Group during the Cold War. He was born in Rossville, Georgia to Robert L. Coffey, a brick manufacturer and Curie Ethel Brindley, a milliner. He is the 2nd of three sons, between Robert L. Coffey, Jr. born 1921, and William B. Coffey born 1923. Both his brothers became pilots in the USAAF, and both prematurely died in plane crashes. After the failure of his business during the Great Depression, Robert Coffey, Sr. moved the family first to Philadelphia and finally to Johnstown, Pennsylvania where he found work as supervisor in a coal mine. John Coffey followed his father into the mine and became a member of the UMWAshow more

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  • Paperback | 268 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 15mm | 395g
  • Fidel
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136716534
  • 9786136716534