WWII Navy Veteran and NASA Research Engineer Pilot, Wallace Johnson on VBC Greatest Generation Live
Wallace Johnson lied about his age and enlisted in the US Navy at age 16, three months before the attack on Pearl Harbor. He served throughout the Pacific on the PT Boat Tender USS Jamestown (AGP-3) and remained in the Navy until 1960. Then, things got exciting. Wallace became a pilot, Air Crew Flight Instructor for B-52 bombers, and then NASA Research Engineer Pilot for the Apollo Space Program. Join us tonight to talk with Wallace about his fascinating life and career!