Location:
36 Perimeter Rd., Bradley Int'l Airport,
Windsor Locks,CT 06096
N 41d 56' 512" W 72d 41' 36"  
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Hours:
Open 7 days a week, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone (860) 623-3305

Admission:
Adults 12 & Up $12.00
Children 4-11 $6.50
3 & Under Free
Seniors 65 & Up $11.00

New England Air Museum
Bernard A. Barasch

 

Recent Address:

5432 78th Street, Lubbock, TX 79424-2802

Email:

 

Family Information:

Parents: Max and Alice; Wife - Alice; Daughters: Arlene, Barbara, Carole, Debbie

Hometown:

Brownsville, PA

Date Entered Service:

March 1st 1943

Service Number:

 

Bomb Group:

468th

Squadron:

793rd

Location of Unit:

 

Missions Flown:

33

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

 

Awards/Decorations:

Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with Three Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Medal with 5 Bronze Battle Stars, Chinese Good Conduct Medal

Service Schools Attended:

Keesler Field, MS Jul 1943; Buckley and Lowrey Field, CO; Clovis, NM 1944

Military Specialty(ies):

Senior Gunner

Rank Upon Discharge:

T/Sgt

Crew Type:

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

 

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:

October 16, 1945

Post-WWII Military Service:

 

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Graduated from Wharton School at Univ. of Pennsylvania;

Bernie opened Bud's Men's Shop in 1954 in Lubbock and for 60 years furnished big and tall, and short and small with the widest array of menswear and legendary service.

Thoughts on the 58th Bomb Wing:

 

Comments:

Mr. Barasch passed away June 24th 2014 and is buried at the City of Lubbock Cemetery, Lubbock, TX

 


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