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
Chester Loran Oppie
 
Recent Address:   Spokane Valley, WA
 
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Family Information:   Parents: John and Lola; Wife: Ada
 
Hometown:   Nebraska City, NE
 
Date Entered Service:   November 3, 1942
 
Service Number:  
35612203
 
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Crew Type:   Ground crew
 
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Were you a POW?   No
 
Were you interned?   No
 
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His life-long interests were wildlife, woodworking, photography and traveling. He was a member of the Washington Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Association.
 
Comments:
Mr. Oppie passed away May 3, 2011.

 


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