New England Air Museum
John S. Volkert
Recent Address:   None
Family Information:   Siblings: Bill, Verna ("Kitty")
Hometown:   Buffalo, NY
Date Entered Service:   June 22, 1943
Service Number:   12025078/ 0747530
Bomb Group:   468th
Squadron:   794th
Location of Unit:   Clovis AFB, Clovis, NM
Missions Flown:    
Hump Missions Flown:    
Awards/Decorations:   Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, American Theater Medal, Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 2 Oak LeafClusters, China Campaign, India-Burma Campaign, Central Burma Campaign, Eastern Mandates, Air Offensive Japan
Service Schools Attended:    
Military Specialty(ies):   MOS 1093-Pilot B-29 VHB,
Rank Upon Discharge:   Captain
Crew Type:   Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name:   42-63420 Rankless Wreck, 44-61566 Jack's Hack
Were you a POW?   No
Were you interned?   No
Date Transferred from the 58th:    
Date Discharged from the 58th:   December 29, 1945
Post-WWII Military Service:    
Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):
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