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American pilot Colonel Albert W. Schinz stands with fellow colonels... News Photo1950-1959,Archival,Armed Forces,Asia Pac,Black And White,Colonel,Color Image,Conflict,Horizontal,Large Group Of People,Military Uniform,Outdoors,People,Pilot,Smiling,TIMEINCOWN,Uniform,Waist Up,War,WindPhotographer Collection: The LIFE Picture Collection Time Life PicturesAmerican pilot Colonel Albert W. Schinz (1919 -1985) (right) stands with fellow colonels Francis Gabreski (1919 - 2002) (left) and Joseph Mason (center) in an air base, 1952. Schinz has been rescued after spending 37 days stranded on a North Korean island when his plane was shot down. (Photo by USAF/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)