New England Air Museum
Lawrence Carl Schnauz
 
Lawrence Schnauz
Lawrence Schnauz, back row, 3rd from right
 
 
Recent Address:  

Lakeland, FL

Email:  

 

Family Information:  

Parents: Oswald and Carrie; Wife: Lillian; Children: Laura, Linda, Lawrence

Hometown:  

Born:Buffalo, NY; spent most of life in Wayne, NJ

Date Entered Service:  

February 20th 1942

Service Number:  

32239932

Bomb Group:  

462nd

Squadron:  

770th

Location of Unit:  

Salina, KS

Missions Flown:  

14 including Yawata and Singapore

Hump Missions Flown:  

26

Targets:  

 

Awards/Decorations:  

 

Service Schools Attended:  

Santa Ana, CA - September 1942; received wings at Douglas, AZ; later assigned to B-17 duty at Hobbs Field

Military Specialty(ies):  

Pilot

Rank Upon Discharge:  

1st Lieutenant

Crew Type:  

Flight

Airplane Serial No.& Name:  

42-6270 Case Ace; 42-6311 Night Mare

Were you a POW?  

No

Were you interned?  

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:  

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:  

 

Post-WWII Career:

Went back to work in sales at Reynolds Aluminum and retired as N.Y. Regional Sales Manager.

Comments:

Mr. Schnauz passed away July 17, 1993.

 


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