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Nelson Krueger piloted "Shepherd One," a Boeing 727, during Pope John Paul II's 1979 U.S. visit. The Shepherd One insignia is on the sleeve of his jacket.

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Lawrence resident recalls flight with Pope John Paul II

As Pope Benedict XVI continues his first official visit in the United States, longtime Lawrence resident Nelson Krueger recalls his own close-up view of a similar trip from the late Pope John Paul II.


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