Charles Elwood Yeager
Adecorated World War II fighter pilot, Charles E. ("Chuck") Yeager returned from service in Europe to become one of the leading test pilots of ...
Born February 13, 1923, Myra, West Virginia
Charles Elwood Yeager, known as Chuck, was born in Myra, West Virginia, on February 13, 1923. His father was a driller for natural gas in the...
Charles E. Yeager (born 1923), a test pilot for the United States Air Force, was the first person to fly a plane faster than the speed of sound.Charles ("Chuck") E. Yeager was born in Myra, West Virgi...