New England Air Museum
William J. Heard

 

Recent Address:

68 No. 5th Street, Bangor, PA 18013

Email:

 

Family Information:

Parents: Clifford and Charlotte; Wife: Jeanette; Children: Mary Beth, Jeffrey, Joel, Martha

Hometown:

Bangor, PA

Date Entered Service:

September 4, 1942

Service Number:

13113512

Bomb Group:

40th

Squadron:

45th

Location of Unit:

Darrid, Rep. de Panama 1/1/43

Missions Flown:

 

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

 

Awards/Decorations:

Good Conduct Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation (5)

Service Schools Attended:

AGD School, Mississippi So. Coll., Hattiesburg; Sep 1942-Nov 1942

Military Specialty(ies):

MOS-501 Administrative and Technical Clerk, Personnel

Rank Upon Discharge:

Technical Sergeant

Crew Type:

Ground crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

 

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

October, 1945

Date Discharged from the 58th:

October 25, 1945

Post-WWII Military Service:

 

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

High School Business Teacher -- College Admissions Officer -- Guidance Counselor

Comments:

Mr. Heard passed away November 26, 2012 in Bangor, PA. He is buried in St. John's Cemetery in Bangor, PA.

 


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