Posts by Category: Wartime

Operation Pedro Pan

Operation Pedro Pan

Background Operation Pedro Pan (or Operación Pedro Pan) was a mass exodus of over 14,000 unaccompanied Cuban minors to the United States between 1960 and 1962. Father Bryan O. Walsh of the Catholic Welfare Bureau created the program to provide ...

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Project Corona Harvest

Project Corona Harvest

Background According to the 510FS ASSOCIATION: “Project Corona Harvest” was conceived in 1966 to evaluate the use of airpower in Southeast Asia. In March 1970, the Air Force assigned responsibility for the overall conduct of the ...

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