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Isaac A. Morris
 
Drew Morris, Kharagpur, India, April 6, 1944
Drew Morris, Kharagpur, India, April 6, 1944
 
 
Recent Address:   2867 Outlet Rd., Clifton Springs, NY 14432
 
Email:    
 
Family Information:    
 
Hometown:   Clifton Springs, NY
 
Date Entered Service:   September 1941
 
Service Number:   O-413336
 
Bomb Group:   Special Projects Staff under Brig. Gen. KB Wolfe
 
Squadron:    
 
Location of Unit:    
 
Missions Flown:   April 1943-April 1944 Flight testing of B-29
 
Hump Missions Flown:   6 -- YB-29 (41-36963) was converted to a tanker and used for flight test program for trips to China to determine maximum practicable, usable gross weights of the China trips.
 
Targets:    
 
Awards/Decorations:   Bronze Star
 
Service Schools Attended:    
 
Military Specialty(ies):   Flight Engineer of Accelerated Tests, HQ 58th BW, Special Project Officer, HQ Staff 58th Bomb Wing
 
Rank Upon Discharge:   Major
 
Crew Type:   Flight crew
 
Airplane Serial No.& Name:   XB-29 (#3)
 
Were you a POW?   No
Were you interned?   No
 
Date Transferred from the 58th:   November 1944
 
Date Discharged from the 58th:   September 1946
 
Post-WWII Military Service:    
 
Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):
Corporate Officer--G.W. Lisk, Co. Inc.
 
Comments:
Mr. Morris passed away on June 20, 2013.

 

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Crew of YB-29-41-36963 with Gen. K. B. Wolfe
 

 


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