Location:
36 Perimeter Rd., Bradley Int'l Airport,
Windsor Locks,CT 06096
N 41d 56' 512" W 72d 41' 36"  
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Hours:
Open 7 days a week, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone (860) 623-3305

Admission:
Adults 12 & Up $12.00
Children 4-11 $6.50
3 & Under Free
Seniors 65 & Up $11.00

New England Air Museum
William Robert Ackley
 
Recent Address:  

53 Evergreen Circle, Cincinnati, OH 45215

Email:  

 

Family Information:  

Parents: Eugene and Eva; Sisters (1930): Dorothy, Kateryn, Jeanne; Wife: Mary

Hometown:  

Cincinnati, OH

Date Entered Service:  

April 5, 1943

Service Number:  

35797279, A01862840

Bomb Group:  

444th

Squadron:  

676th

Location of Unit:  

 

Missions Flown:  

 

Hump Missions Flown:  

 

Targets:  

 

Awards/Decorations:  

Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon with 4 Bronze Stars, American Theater Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, WWII Victory Medal, Air Offensive Japan, China Campaign, Eastern Mandates, Western Pacific Campaign.

Service Schools Attended:  

Radio Mech (Pre-Radar); Radar Mechanic - Bomb Boca Raton, Fla.; Radio Mechanic AAFTS Madison, Wisc.

Military Specialty(ies):  

MOS 867-Radar Mechanic, Bombardment

Rank Upon Discharge:  

2nd Lt.

Crew Type:  

Ground crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:  

 

Were you a POW?  

No

Were you interned?  

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:  

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:  

January 5, 1946

Post-WWII Military Service:  

 

Comments:

William Ackley passed away September 21, 2004, and is buried at Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati, OH.

 

 


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