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
Archie Yale Damron

 

Recent Address:

San Antonio, TX

Email:

 

Family Information:

Parents: Arch and Verda; Daughter: Donna

Hometown:

Pharr, TX

Date Entered Service:

July 10, 1941

Service Number:

O-736690

Bomb Group:

468th

Squadron:

792nd

Location of Unit:

CBI and Tinian

Missions Flown:

 

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

 

Awards/Decorations:

Distinguished Flying Cross with Oak Leaf cluster and the Air Medal with three Oak Leaf clusters.

Service Schools Attended:

 

Military Specialty(ies):

 

Rank Upon Discharge:

 

Crew Type:

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

 

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:

 

Post-WWII Military Service:

Lt. Colonel Damron also served in Korea.

Comments:

Lt. Colonel Damron passed away June 12, 2010.  He is buried at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, TX.

 

Lt. Col. Archie Damron

 


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