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36 Perimeter Rd., Bradley Int'l Airport,
Windsor Locks,CT 06096
N 41d 56' 512" W 72d 41' 36"  
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Recent Address:

49426 405th Place, Palisade, MN 56469

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Family Information:

Parents: Earle E. and Mary Ellen

Hometown:

Kimball, MN

Date Entered Service:

February 13, 1943

Service Number:

37549344

Bomb Group:

40th

Squadron:

395th

Location of Unit:

Pratt, KS (February, 1944)

Missions Flown:

4

Hump Missions Flown:

6

Targets:

Anshan, Mukden, Formosa

Awards/Decorations:

Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, American Theater Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Air Offensive Japan, Burma-India-China Offensive, Air Combat India Burma, Presidential Unit Citation, WWII Victory Medal

Service Schools Attended:

Armorer School, Buckley Field, Colorado Apr-May 1943; Armorer School, Lowery Field, Colorado Jun-Jul 1943; Central Fire Control School, Lowery Field, CO Aug 1943-Feb 1944

Military Specialty(ies):

CFC, Gunner

Rank Upon Discharge:

S/Sgt

Crew Type:

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

42-6342 Sister Sue

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

September, 1945

Date Discharged from the 58th:

November 17, 1945

Post-WWII Military Service:

 

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Pipe fitter, steam fitter

Thoughts on the 58th Bomb Wing:

When you are 20 years old you are easily impressed. With an airplane like the B-29, it is easily done.

Comments:

We lost SISTER SUE in China. Nine of us made it out , two didn't.

 


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