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    • Warren
    • 11.06.11 | 19:24 (IDT)

    A close friend of Al Schwimmer and the Jewish people, Charlie Winters, spent 18 months in prison and was fined $5,000 in 1948 for his part in the operation. At the request of his son, James, Charles Winters, was posthumously pardoned by President Bush in 2008, the second ever in US history.

    from the article: Al Schwimmer, founder of Israel Aircraft Industries, dies at 94
    First published 13:52 11.06.11 | Last updated 13:52 11.06.11
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