Howard Nelson Hickok

Military

Object Number - UPL 25529 - Captain Howard N. Hickok, 65th Squadron, 57th FIghter Group, being strapped into his P-47 cockpit by his crew chief just before a mission. Northern...

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Units served with

Ground personnel of the 57th Fighter Group work on the engines of a P-47 Thunderbolt, with the insignia of the 64th Fighter Squadron on its nose.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Ninth Air Force Twelfth Air Force
  • Type Category: Fighter

Places

  • Site type: Airfield
  • Known as: Grosetto Main

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Marshalltown, IA 50158, USA 2 April 1919

Enlisted

Fort McPherson, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA 21 January 1942

Died

Seminole County, FL, USA 8 August 1997 oward Nelson Hickok, 78, Westchester Drive, Altamonte Springs, died Friday, Aug. 8. Mr. Hickok was a sales representative. Born in Marshalltown, Iowa, he moved to Central Florida in 1967. He was a president of Inter-County Golfers Association of Dubsdread and Men's Apparel Association, and a member of 57th Fighter Squadron Retirees. He was also an Army Air Corps veteran of World War II. Survivors: wife, Jacqueline; sons, John H., Virginia, Howard N. Jr., Sarasota, Harry G., Orlando; daughter, Barbara Evanoff, Longwood; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home, Altamonte Springs.

Buried

Winter Park, FL, USA 8 November 1997 Glen Haven Memorial Park and Mausoleum Winter Park Orange County Florida, USA
Ames, IA, USA Hometown during 1940s

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