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Newsday5-31-2013

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L.I. Museum Honors Female Pilot Killed In Line Of Duty During World War II

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FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – They were known as WASPs and served their country during World War II, but it has taken decades for them to get the recognition for that service.

WWII Scarsdale pilot Alice Lovejoy to be honored

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A Scarsdale native who was killed in a midair collision over Texas during World War II while flying as a Women Airforce Service Pilot will be honored during a Memorial Day service at the American Airpower Museum at Republic Airport in Farmingdale, Nassau County.