WWII fighter pilot noted for chasing German aircraft beneath Eiffel Tower's arches dies at 92

  • Article by: Associated Press
  • Updated: January 2, 2014 - 4:25 PM

ROANOKE, Va. — World War II fighter pilot William Overstreet Jr., who gained fame for flying beneath the Eiffel Tower's arches in pursuit of a German aircraft, has died. He was 92.

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dorkeemnJan. 6, 14 5:45 AM

Thank you for your service and may you rest in peace Mr. Overstreet.

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davehougJan. 6, 1411:52 AM

You'd be surprised how many old folks have done more than the most popular singer or football player. ANYbody willing to get shot at for our country gets my admiration over a rich spoiled star.

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