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Joaquín García Morato
Birth: May 4, 1904
Death: Apr. 4, 1939

Spanish Civil War Fighting Ace. At the end of the war he was Chief of Operations of the Nationalist Fighting Force. His log book showed 1,012 hours flown in 511 missions, with 144 aerial combats and 40 aircrafts shot down (confirmed.) Three days after the end of the war, during an exhibition, crashed his aircraft losing his life. He was posthumously promoted for meritorius war service and in 1950 he was given the title of Count of the Jarama. (bio by: 380W) 
Iglesia del Carmen
Provincia de Málaga
Andalucia, Spain
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Originally Created by: 380W
Record added: Oct 28, 2005
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