New England Air Museum
Stanley L. Bishop
 
Stan Bishop, Tinian, June 1945
Stan Bishop, Tinian, June 1945
 
Recent Address:  

1493 Wayne Street, Barberton, OH 44203

Email:  

 

Family Information:  

Parents: Mearl and Esther; Wife: Ruth; Children: Rebecca, Sue, Mary and Andrew

Hometown:  

Akron, OH

Date Entered Service:  

June, 1943

Service Number:  

35233658, A02065034

Bomb Group:  

444th

Squadron:  

676th

Location of Unit:  

Tinian (June, 1945)

Missions Flown:  

10

Hump Missions Flown:  

 

Targets:  

 

Awards/Decorations:  

Air Offensive Japan, Western Pacific Campaign, American Theater Campaign Medal, WWII Victory Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, Korean Service Medal, UN Service Medal

Service Schools Attended:  

Aviation Navigation School 1944

 
Military Specialty(ies):  

MOS 1034-Navigator

Rank Upon Discharge:  

1st Lt.

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:

50 missions in Korea on recall to service -- approximately 6 months' service.

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Meat Cutter, store owner

Thoughts on the 58th Bomb Wing:

Interest in Aviation -- learned military discipline -- taught classes in Navigation and Weather

Comments:

Mr. Bishop passed away March 17, 2007 and is buried at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, OH.

 


Stan Bishop, 2003

 


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