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Henry T Chiba

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Henry T Chiba. June 1921-Nov 1991.
Served our country. Married his high school sweetheart.
Raised and inspired 2 baby boomers. Owned a business. Lived his life as a loving husband and father before all things. A member of the greatest generation and a silent hero.

Service

People

  • Charles Allen

    Military | Lieutenant | Bombardier | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Joined squad on 3/5/44 and completed tour 8/17/44. Transferred to 8th AFRD 8/17/44. Pilot was Principe

  • Irving Barber

    Military | Gunner | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Joined 3/5/44. Completed 31 missions. Completed tour 8/17/44. Trans/12 RCD 8/23/44. Pilot: Principe.

  • Jessie Cogdill

    Military | Gunner | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Joined Sqd 3/5/44. Pilot: Principe.

  • Harry Cowells

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Joined Sqd 3/5/44. Completed 31 missions. Trans/12 RCD 8/23/44. Pilot: Principe.

  • Frank Holman

    Military | Radio Operator | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Joined Sqd 3/5/44. Completed tour 11/13/44. Trans/70 RD 12/13/44. Pilot: Principe.

  • Joseph Principe

    Military | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

  • Ray Suddreth

    Military | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

  • Kenneth Trusler

    Military | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

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Units served with

  • 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    Group
    The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...

  • 68th Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Shipdham

    Military site : airfield
    Shipdham was built in 1941-1942, the first US heavy bomber airfield in the English county of Norfolk. It was a standard design, with T2-type hangars and a domestic site dispersed to the south east. Improvements were carried out to increase the number...

  • Shipdham Airfield Museum

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Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 22:26:56 Chiba1153 Changes to person associations
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my father

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 22:07:29 Chiba1153 Changes to biography
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My Father

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 21:48:30 Chiba1153 Changes to person associations
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My father

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 21:44:57 Chiba1153 Changes to person associations
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My father

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 21:42:32 Chiba1153 Changes to media associations
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My Father

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 21:31:58 Chiba1153 Changes to media associations
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My Father

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 21:00:56 Chiba1153 Changes to media associations
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My father

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 20:51:47 Chiba1153 Changes to media associations
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My father

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 20:50:32 Chiba1153 Changes to media associations
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Myfather

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 20:18:00 Chiba1153 Changes to place associations
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My father

Date Contributor Update
13 June 2021 20:14:17 Chiba1153 Changes to nickname, service number, highest rank, role, awards and person associations
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H.T. Chiba was my father

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:12:46 AAM AAM ingest
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://8thairforce.com/44thbg/search/perlastname.asp

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