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Major General John Borling - Gulf War

Major General John Borling was the deputy director of operations at STRACOS, Headquarters, Strategic Air Command (SAC) at Offutt Air Force Base, in Nebraska, during Operation Desert Storm (First Gulf War) in January, 1991. General Borling was instrumental in coordinating SAC's role in Desert Storm into the larger air war. Both SAC B-52s and air refuelers were involved in the Desert Storm air campaign. He discusses SAC's role in Operation Desert Storm in detail.  ​

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General Borling's experiences during the First Gulf War, 1990-91

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General Borling's entire interview at our Veterans Remember-Vietnam War collection.

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