Mitchell Flint

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Mitchell Flint (June 27, 1923 – September 16, 2017) was an American lawyer and a veteran aviator.[1] He was a U.S. Navy Fighter pilot during World War II, and later served as an American Volunteer pilot in Israel's first fighter squadron during its War of Independence.[2][3] He was born in Kansas City, Missouri.

Flint died on September 16, 2017 in Los Angeles, California from complications of pneumonia at the age of 94.[4]

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  1. Mitchell L. Flint, at, by Lindsey Baguio, retrieved May 2, 2012
  2. PILOT CELEBRATES BIRTHDAY WITH PLANE RIDE, at, by Jane Gilman; published 8/1/2008; retrieved May 2, 2012
  3. Menahem Zilberman (July 10, 2008). "Our Man Flint". Yedioth Ahronoth.
  4. US aviator who helped form Israeli Air Force dies at 94