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Dale A. Bozman


Dale Bozman, C.1943

Recent Address:

407 Plaza Cr., Bossier City, LA 71111

Email:

 

Family Information:

Parents: George S. and Lizzie M.; Wife: Alma; Son: Ronnie

Hometown:

Edna, KS

Date Entered Service:

June, 1943

Service Number:

 

Bomb Group:

444th

Squadron:

677th

Location of Unit:

 

Missions Flown:

14

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

Toyohashi, Kawanishi, Tsu, Okayama, Chiba, Utsonomiya, Osaka, Tsu, Hachiogi, Toyokawa, Hikari, Tokyo

Awards/Decorations:

Air Medal with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Air Force Commendation Medal, RCM, Meritorious Service Medal, WWII Victory Medal, Air Force Reserve Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal

Service Schools Attended:

Nav June 1944; Stat Cont School April 1946; Air Command and Staff July 1958

Military Specialty(ies):

 

Rank Upon Discharge:

Colonel

Crew Type:

 

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

42-65268 Airborn

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:

 

Post-WWII Military Service:

1946-48 Occ. Forces Germany & Air Lift;
1948-51 509 BW (B-29) (Roswell);
1951-58 305 BW (B-47) (McDill);
1958-59 Com. & Std School (Alabama);
1959-62 Pentagon AF Requirements;
1962-65 Comb. Eval Gp. SAC (BAFB);
1965--68 SAC HQ Intel (Omaha);
1968-69 MACV HQ Saigon;
1969-74 BAFB LA Bossier City, LA;
Retired 1974

Thoughts on the 58th:

Great company!

Comments:

Colonel Bozman passed away October 16, 2004.

 


Dale Bozman, C.2000

 


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