Ralph Royce

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Birthday
28, 1890
Birthplace
Marquette, MI
Death Date
Aug 7, 1965 (75)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
28, 1890
Birthplace
Marquette, MI
Death Date
Aug 7, 1965 (75)

About

Veteran pilot of both World Wars who helped to shape and command American air forces for several decades.

Before Fame

He served in World War I as part of the 1st Aero Squadron and also engaged in the hunt for Pancho Villa in Mexico.

Trivia

He attained the rank of Major General during World War II and led an aerial bombing mission over the Pacific island of Mindanao.

Family Life

He was born in Marquette, Michigan.

Associated With

His raid, while not as significant as Jimmy Doolittle's air raid over Tokyo, nevertheless helped the war effort.