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Charles F Jones

Military

Was Group and 369th Squadron Navigator. Flew 25 missions. Shot down a FW-190 hitting it frist at 200 yards in February 1943. Retired USAF in December 1969.

Jones went to Canada in February 1940 to

US DFC; British DFC; AM w/3 OLC;

Service

Units served with

  • 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    Group
    Constituted as 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Mar 1942. Trained for combat with B-17's. Moved to England, Aug-Sep 1942, and assigned to Eighth AF Eighth Air Force in September 1942 Station 111 Thurleigh. During combat,...

  • 369th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born 6 December 1920
Died 1 April 2006
Buried Henderson, Nevada

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:05:38 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

306th BG Association Directory, 1 September 1999 Edition; 306th BGA Collection, Russell Strong Index Cards, First Over Germany pg. 71, 84, 322 & 324, / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://www.306bg.org/crewphotos/Crew%20Pictures%20Adam-Rector/Crew%20Pic...

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