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Darrell D. Breymaier


Darrell Breymaier, 1943

Recent Address:

6805 N. River Rd., Waterville, OH 43566

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Family Information:

Parents: Carl and Cecil; Children: Randy, Gary, Jeffrey

Hometown:

Toledo, OH

Date Entered Service:

December 12, 1942

Service Number:

15354920

Bomb Group:

444th

Squadron:

677th

Location of Unit:

Salina, KS (September, 1943)

Missions Flown:

19

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

Japan - destroyed/damaged 2 enemy craft.

Awards/Decorations:

Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal - Commendation from Maj. Gen. Curtis LeMay, Aviation Badge Aerial Gunner, 2 Overseas Service Bars

Service Schools Attended:

AFTS Johnson Field, NC 1/43 - 5/43; AFTS Chanute Field, IL 7/43; AFTS Lowry Field, CO 7/43

Military Specialty(ies):

Rt. Gunner B-29

Rank Upon Discharge:

S/Sgt

Crew Type:

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

42-63375 Her Majesty, 42-24724 Hollywood Commando

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:

October 21, 1945

Post-WWII Military Service:

 

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Graduated in 1952 from Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH DDS. Practiced dentistry for 35 years.

Thoughts on the 58th Bomb Wing:
Comments:

Dr. Breymaier passed away on March 9, 2005 and is buried at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery, Waterville, Ohio.

 


"Her Majesty" crew

 


The Braymaiers, 1995

 


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