Charles Johnson, 84, of Wilmore, was inspired by his cousin, William Thomas Tudor, to become a pilot after Tudor died while serving in the Philippines during World War II. Tudor’s class ring from Henry Clay High School was later returned to the family.
Charles Johnson, 84, of Wilmore, was inspired by his cousin, William Thomas Tudor, to become a pilot after Tudor died while serving in the Philippines during World War II. Tudor’s class ring from Henry Clay High School was later returned to the family. Pablo Alcala palcala@herald-leader.com
Charles Johnson, 84, of Wilmore, was inspired by his cousin, William Thomas Tudor, to become a pilot after Tudor died while serving in the Philippines during World War II. Tudor’s class ring from Henry Clay High School was later returned to the family. Pablo Alcala palcala@herald-leader.com

WWII pilot who died in Philippines is still a hero to his cousin and brother

November 10, 2016 08:19 PM

UPDATED November 11, 2016 11:00 AM

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