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Leo Rodden
T/Sgt Leo Rodden and T/Sgt McGrady, June 1945
T/Sgt Leo Rodden (left) and T/Sgt McGrady (right), June 1945
Recent Address: 226 Showalter Drive, Georgetown, KY 40324
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Family Information:
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Date Entered Service: September 3, 1940
Service Number:
Bomb Group: 462nd Bomb Group
Squadron: 768th Bomb Squadron
Location of Unit: Walker AFB, KS; Jul 1943
Missions Flown: 32
Hump Missions Flown: 13
Targets: From India, from China, and from Tinian
Service Schools Attended:


Military Specialty(ies): MOS 747-Airplane and Engine Mechanic, Flight Engineer - Aircraft Maintenance Officer
Rank Upon Discharge: CW 3 (12/64)
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-24506 Untouchable
Were you a POW? No
Were you interned? No
Date Transferred from the 58th: August, 1945
Date Discharged from the 58th: August, 1945
Post-WWII Military Service:
Sept 1949 -- Ft. Lewis, Sgt.; 1951-53 -- Turkey, Sgt.; 1953-55 -- Ft. Monroe, VA , Sgt.; 1955 -- Ft. Eustis, VA, Warrant Officer; 1961-62 Ft. Baag, Korea; 1964 Ft. Hood, TX, retired.
Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):
Chief Technical Inspector -- Ft. Rucker (Hayes Aircraft); Aircraft Equipment Specialist -- St. Louis, Europe, Lexington, KY. Retired Jul 1984
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