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Robert F 'Bob' Dorr -September 11, 1939 - June 12, 2016 By Pete Ward        Courtesy of Osprey Publishing Oxford, United Kingdom | 15 June 2016  With the passing of
Robert F ‘Bob’ Dorr on 12 June 2016, Osprey has lost one of its most
accomplished authors. H...
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From the Washington Post, July 3, 2016
Robert F. Dorr, author of military histories, dies at 76 By
Bart Barnes The Washington Post © | July 3, 2016  Robert
F. Dorr, an author and former Foreign Service officer who wrote hundreds of
books, newspaper and magazine articles on military aircraft, bat...
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The last magazine article
The Avenger torpedo bomber is the subject of my last-ever magazine article among thousands that have appeared under my byline since 1955. The article will be in the June issue of America in WWII magazine. This is a great magazine to work for, with great edi...
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Update: Flying and Writing
Here's an update. I've flown aboard 128 different aircraft types. They include restored World War II aircraft like the P-51 Mustang, SB2C-5 Helldiver and B-25 Mitchell. I've also flown the F-15E Strike Eagle, the B-52H Stratofortress and the B-1B Lancer. I ...
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Update: Flying and Writing
Here's an update. I've flown aboard 128 different aircraft types. They include restored World War II aircraft like the P-51 Mustang, SB2C-5 Helldiver and B-25 Mitchell. I've also flown the F-15E Strike Eagle, the B-52H Stratofortress and the B-1B Lancer. I ...
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Update: Flyingf and Writiing
Here's an update. I've flown aboard about 128 aircraft types. They include restored World War III ,aircraft  like the P-51 Mustang, SB2C-5 Helldiver ad B-25 Mitchell.. I'm also flown the F-15E Strike  Eagle, B-52H Stratofortress and B-1B Lancer. I have a re...
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April 16, 2016 Update
Here's an update. As of mid-April, I continue to lose my ability to type on a keyboard. I can still talk. My speech is mostly intact and I encourage friends to call me at (703) 264-8950. I am suffering no discomfort and am in great spirits. I am enjoying th...
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Day One Six One. The Tumor Watch (Update)
Here's an update. March is coming to an end and I am losing my ability to type on a keyboard. I can still talk. My speech is intact and I am always happy to take a phone call at (703) 264-8950. I am suffering no discomfort and am in great spirits. I am enjo...
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Ladies in yellow dresses
Yesterday, two ladies in yellow dresses pulled their yellow car into our driveway and asked whether I'm "the famous guy" who wrote the crime novel "CRIME SCENE: FAIRFAX COUNTY." They heard about me at a local writer's group. They have my murder mystery now....
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Day 158: Influence: Joan Vasiliadis
Joan Vasiliadis was the strongest person I've ever known. I know what it's like to have a strong partner. Mine's downstairs at the moment. But Joan, or Joannie, was the model the others were cast from. No unlikelier couple ever existed than Joan and Charles...
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