Frederick C. (Boots) Blesse, F-86, F-4 Pilot

Major General Fredrick C. (Boots) Blesse regularly attended the Wings of the North, Air Expo, every July in Eden Prairie, Mn. He has described his experiences in symposia and at the An Evening With Eagles dinner. General Blesse was the leading Jet Ace when he returned to the US from Korea in 1952 and he has been featured in the Dogfights series on cable TV. He also has an Air Expo  Bio webpage and a Wikipedia article about his life.
He recently passed away in October 2012.
(August 22, 1921 – October 31, 2012)