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Rickenbacker, Eddie Rickenbacker, Edward Vernon Rickenbacker(noun)
the most decorated United States combat pilot in World War I (1890-1973)
Edward Vernon Rickenbacker was an American fighter ace in World War I and Medal of Honor recipient. With 26 aerial victories, he was America's most successful fighter ace in the war. He was also a race car driver and automotive designer, a government consultant in military matters and a pioneer in air transportation, particularly as the longtime head of Eastern Air Lines.
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