Lee, who is a resident of the Winston County Nursing Home, flew 29 bombing missions over Europe before his aircraft was shot down over Holland. He attributes his survival to the daily prayers of his wife and of his church family throughout the war years.
Commander Cunningham flew 300 missions over Vietnam as a Navy aviator and was the first of only two pilots to qualify as an "Ace" after downing five enemy aircraft.
Both men are expected to be in attendance on Saturday at the 3rd Annual "Wings Over Winston" Airshow. Gates open at 10:00 am and the show begins at 11:00 am