New England Air Museum
Henry J. Filipek

 

Recent Address:

25232 Keeler Road, Redford, MI 48239

Email:

 

Family Information:

Wife: Sophia, 7 children

Hometown:

Detroit, MI

Date Entered Service:

October 30, 1942

Service Number:

 

Bomb Group:

444th

Squadron:

677th

Location of Unit:

India, China & Tinian

Missions Flown:

35

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

 

Awards/Decorations:

Distinguished Flying Cross,Air Medal (5), Presidential Unit Citation (2)

Service Schools Attended:

 

Military Specialty(ies):

 

Rank Upon Discharge:

T/Sgt

Crew Type:

 

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

 

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:

September 20, 1945

Post-WWII Military Service:

 

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

He worked for the Post Office. Retired in 1985.

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