James Hulet Hunt

Military
media-39473.jpeg UPL 39473 "A crew of the 379th Bomb Group poses beside the Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress" 'Queenie' at an 8th Air Force base in England, 24 July 1944."

Rear L-R: Unkn,Unkn, Lt Richard M Asplund, Unkn, Unkn, Unkn, Unkn, Unkn.

Front L-R: Unkn, James H Hunt, Unkn, William C Goodman, Unkn, Unkn, C Howard Polley.

Object Number - UPL 39473 - "A crew of the 379th Bomb Group poses beside the Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress" 'Queenie' at an 8th Air Force base in England, 24 July 1944." Rear...

Assigned to 527BS, 379BG, 8AF USAAF. 37 x combat missions. ETD





Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 379th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 379th Bomb Group 527th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 19114100 / O-758752
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Co-Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Queenie
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Lynne Marie
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Vonnie Gal
  • Unit: 379th Bomb Group 527th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Aces n Eights
  • Unit: 379th Bomb Group 527th Bomb Squadron

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Texline, TX 17 December 1922 Son of Roy L and Delilah [Hulet] Hunt.

Enlisted

Fort Bragg, NC 22 January 1941 Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Other

Discharged USAAF

22 October 1945 Honourable discharge.

Died

Fayetteville, NC 9 January 2001

Buried/ Commemorated

Saint Johns Episcopal Church Cemetery, Fayetteville, NC 13 January 2001 Saint Johns Episcopal Church Cemetery Fayetteville, Cumberland County, Norrth Carolina

Based

Kimbolton Assigned to 527BS, 379BG, 8AF USAAF.

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