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Duane K Ash

Military

Retired from the USAF with the rank of Lt. Colonel

Service

Units served with

  • 404th Fighter Group

    404th Fighter Group

    Group
    A unit history of the 404th Fighter Group is available online as a pdf: http://www.winkton.net/Leap%20Off/LeapOffPdf3.pdf

  • 9th Air Force

Associated Place

  • Winkton

    Military site : airfield
    Prepared as an RAF Advanced Landing Ground in 1943, the land was released for grazing before it was again selected for aircraft use, and improved for the Ninth Air Force in 1944. Used briefly by the 404th Fighter Group, it was then abandoned,...

Events

Event Location Date
Born New Hartford, New York 9 January 1919
Enlisted Utica, New York 30 March 1942
Died Alpharetta, Georgia 8 August 2006
Buried Georgia National Cemetery, Canton, Georgia 12 August 2006

Georgia National Cemetery
Canton, Cherokee County, Georgia, USA
Plot
SECTION 7C SITE 257

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 April 2019 02:09:22 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=3693&h=78285215...
http://www.ww2enlistment.org/index.php?page=directory&rec=503457
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/65481295/duane-kenneth-ash

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