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
Carl Vernon Goding

 

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Carol Goding 1945

 

Recent Address:

12370 Tower Hill Road, Sawyer, MI 49125

Email:

 

Family Information:

Parents: Carl and Hulda; Wife: Arlene; Children: James, John, David; Sibling: William

Hometown:

Berwyn, IL

Date Entered Service:

December, 1942

Service Number:

16170215

Bomb Group:

40th

Squadron:

45th

Location of Unit:

 

Missions Flown:

13

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

Rangoon, Toyohashi, Okayama, Kure, Sendai, Utsonomiya, Namazu, Fukui, Osaka, Tsu, Imabari, Fukuyama, Hikari

Awards/Decorations:

Air Medal

Service Schools Attended:

Montana State University-Bozeman, MT 1944

Military Specialty(ies):

 

Rank Upon Discharge:

Sergeant

Crew Type:

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

42-24718 Black Magic II

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:

October, 1945

Post-WWII Military Service:

 

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Carl attended and graduated from Illinois Institute of Technology with a degree in Electrical Engineering in January 1949. He started his own business repairing and selling electric motors. His business, Goding Electric Company, is located in Glendale Heights, IL and is now owned by our sons, James, John and David.

Comments:

Mr. Goding passed away October 30th 1999 and is buried at Riverside Cemetery in Three Oaks, MI

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Crew of the Black Magic II

 

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Carl Goding 1998

 


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