James Pershing ZwayerMilitary
Assigned to 360BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. A/C accident on return from mission in B-17 42-5393 'Thumper Again' 15-Oct-43. RTD. Completed two combat tours. ETD
Awards: DFC (OLC), AM (6OLC), AFCM (OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.
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Units served with
- Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
- Nationality: American
- Unit: 303rd Bomb Group 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers 358th Bomb Squadron 360th Bomb Squadron 368th Bomb Squadron
- Service Numbers: O-442237
- Highest Rank: Colonel
- Role/Job: Squadron Adjutant; Pilot; Group Operations Officer
|Bryan, Williams County, OH,||1918-02-26||Son of Clyde Hall and Elsie M [King] Zwayer.|
|Tucumcari, NM||1966-01-25||Died in accident with SR-71 Blackbird, A/C was at 78,000ft doing 3.17 Mach and disintegrated when the starboard engine failed.|
|Arlington National Cemetery Section 37 Site 2666|
|Fort Benjamin Harrison, IN||1942-01-29||Fort Benjamin, Harrison, Indiana|
|Molesworth||Assigned to 360BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF.|
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