New England Air Museum
Charles Edwin Funkhouser

 

Recent Address:

Lebanon Church, VA

Email:

 

Family Information:

Parents: Frank and Barbara; Wife: Gladys; Children: Cornelia, Karla, James, Kevin

Hometown:

Strasburg, VA

Date Entered Service:

 

Service Number:

 

Bomb Group:

444th

Squadron:

678th

Location of Unit:

 

Missions Flown:

 

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

 

Awards/Decorations:

 

Service Schools Attended:

 

Military Specialty(ies):

Bombardier

Rank Upon Discharge:

Lieutenant Colonel

Crew Type:

 

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

 

Were you a POW?

No

If so, where?

 

Were you interned?

No

If so, where?

 

Date Transferred from the 58th:

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:

 

Post-WWII Military Service:

He retired a Lt. Colonel in the Air Force Reserve. His last duty station was the Pentagon. He took great pride in his military service.

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Along with farming, he worked as a courier for Judd's Incorporated and retired after 27 years.

Comments:

Colonel Funkhouser passed away February 28, 2012 and is buried at Lebanon Church Cemetery, Lebanon Church, VA

 


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