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
Robert D. Hilton

 

Recent Address:

2700 Green Oak Court, Highland Village, TX 75077

Email:

 

Family Information:

 

Hometown:

 

Date Entered Service:

 

Service Number:

 

Bomb Group:

40th

Squadron:

11th Photo

Location of Unit:

Pratt, KS - 1943

Missions Flown:

3

Hump Missions Flown:

10 or 12

Targets:

 

Awards/Decorations:

Air Medal (3), Battle Star (5),Presidential Unit Citation (3)

Service Schools Attended:

Photo School - 1943

Military Specialty(ies):

MOS 940 - Aerial Photographer

Rank Upon Discharge:

Sergeant

Crew Type:

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

Various

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:

October 22, 1945

Post-WWII Military Service:

 

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Executive Management, Consultancy -- retired at 75.

Thoughts on the 58th Bomb Wing:

One of four watershed events in my life leading to unbelievable memories and lifetime friendships.

Comments:

Mr. Hilton is the author of "B-29 Superfortress Combat Chronicles"

 


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