Edward Vernon Rickenbacker (October 8, 1890 – July 23, 1973) was an
American fighter ace in World War I and Medal of Honor recipient. With 26 aerial
Edward Vernon Rickenbacker was born in Columbus, Ohio, on October 8, 1890.
The son of Swiss immigrants, he was the third of eight children. His parents ...
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Eddie enlisted in the U.S. Army in May, 1917 as part of the American ... World
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The top American ace of World War I, Eddie Rickenbacker was a former racecar
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