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Sedona native Fred L. Piper joined the U.S. Army Air Corp (later the U.S. Air Force) in 1943, flying his first combat mission as a ball turret gunner on a B-17 in October of 1944. Courtesy photos

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The Sedona Heritage Museum will host a special presentation Thursday, Feb. 20, 10 a.m., at the Museum when Sedona native Fred L. Piper will talk about his experiences as a WWII ball turret gunner on a B-17 named “Flak Eater.”

February 14, 2020
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