Abner Maurice Aust, Jr., was born on October 7, 1921, in Scooba, Mississippi. After graduating from high school, he enrolled at Sunflower Junior College in Morehead, Mississippi. While in college, Abner joined the Civilian Pilot Training Program (CPTP) and completed pilot training on June 15, 1942. Abner then enlisted in the Aviation Cadet Program of […]
via In Memory of Colonel Abner M. Aust, Jr.; October 7, 1921 – June 16, 2020 — Iwo Jima Models.
Rest in peace Colonel Aust.
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