Second generation Air Force pilot flies with his father’s squadron

U.S. Air Force Col. Bruce Cox, commander of the 307th Bomb Wing at Barksdale Air Force Base in La., presents Christina Tindel and Adam Pitchford with a picture in memoriam to their father, Maj. Robert W. Pitchford on behalf of the 457th Fighter Squadron “Spads,” on Oct. 23, 2015 at Naval Air Station, Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, Texas. Maj. Pitchford was assigned to the 457th Fighter Squadron when he died in an aircraft crash near Carswell AFB, Texas. The “Spads” have a memorial of Robert W. Pitchford in their building. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Laura Siebert/Released)

PHOTO BY: Master Sgt. Laura Siebert
VIRIN: 151023-F-AN422-428.JPG
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