World War II Veteran visits Team McChord

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  • By Airman 1st Class Megan Geiger
  • 62d Airlift Wing

U.S. Air Force retired Capt. Stuart “Boot” Gordon speaks to Airmen during his visit at Joint Base Lewis McChord, Wash., Dec. 20, 2023. Gordon shared his experiences as a fighter pilot in World War II, and he also toured the 8th Airlift Squadron and a C-17 Globemaster III. Team McChord hosted the WWII veteran to learn about his career as a pilot, leader and advocate to strengthen heritage to continue to prioritize resilient, capable and ready Airmen and families.