Flew 25 missions, 1 to Berlin and 3 to Merseberg. Was lead navigator for last 6 missions
Air Medal w/2 Oak Leaf Cluster; EAME ribbon w 3/battle stars
Passed away 25-June-2017, buried in Columbia SC
Units served with
The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...
Military site : airfield
Chelveston was adapted and expanded in preparation for the arrival of American forces. Rather than heavy bombers, the first aircraft to fly from its runways were C-47 Skytrains that were flown by the 60th Troop Carrier Group in July 1942. The first...
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