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100 Year Celebration - Senior Member John Gleeson

September 10, 2023

(Wahiawa, Hawai’i) - On August 26, 2023, Mr. John Gleeson, a Senior Member of the Hawaii Wing Civil Air Patrol, celebrated his 100th birthday by soaring through the skies in a CAP Glider on August 26, 2023. As a WWII veteran and B-24 Bomber Pilot, Mr. Gleeson has devoted his life to serving his country through flight. His incredible accomplishment serves as proof that age is just a number. Watch as Senior Member Gleeson shares his experience with cadets, senior members, and friends at the Dillingham Air Field on the north shore of Oahu. 

The Hawaii Wing sends Mr. John Gleeson warm wishes on this special occasion.

Video / Editing: Major Rafal Stakowski, Assistant Public Affairs Director Hawaii Wing Civil Air Patrol


Tagged As: Celebration Hawaii Wing Senior Members

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Civil Air Patrol, Hawaii Wing
2d Lt Janel Fujinaka
Mobile: 1+ 808-222-4783
Email: janel.fujinaka@hiwgcap.org

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