ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Proud grandfather Chuck Yeager, 1988
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: December 16, 2020
Steve Morrison ©Stars and Stripes
Kaiserslautern, Germany, June, 1988: When cousins Tammy and Jason Yeager graduated from Kaiserslautern High School, the guest speaker at the ceremony was their grandfather, retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Chuck Yeager, the first pilot to break the sound barrier. Here, proud grandpa poses with the grads.
Stars and Stripes' 1988 story about the Kaiserslautern graduation.