Delivered Salt Lake with Herbert Felton SAD 30/11/41; Assigned 88RS/7BG [aircraft 22], flew in to Pearl Harbor during Japanese attack 7/12/41 with Lt Robert E. Thacker, Co-pilot: Lt Donald C. Surles, Navigator: Lt Roderick M. Red Stewart, Bombardier: Avn Cadet Albert J. Hobday, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: S/Sgt Cal Russell, Radio Operator: Sgt Howard K. Beck, Waist gunner: Sgt Cyril LaLancet,Tail gunner: Pfc Edwin Rhodes; transferred 40RS-28BS/7BG; 19BG; 63BS/43BG; 443TCG/54TCW 8/12/43; Written off Brisbane 12/1/45. THE LAST STRAW.
Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot; Commanding Officer | 94th Bomb Group
Pearl Harbor (landed during attack), ETO, 20 missions with 94 BG
Commander of the 333 Bombardment Squadron, 94th Bombardment Group from October 1944 to March 1945.
DFC/ SS/ AM
Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Deputy Group Commander, 547th Bombardment Squadron Commander | 384th Bomb Group