New England Air Museum
John G. Neil

 

Recent Address:  

1870 S. Nile Ct., Aurora, CO 80012-5226/

Email:  

 

Family Information:  

 

Hometown:  

Akron, OH

Date Entered Service:  

March 30, 1942

Service Number:  

13183

Bomb Group:  

444th

Squadron:  

676th

Location of Unit:  

Great Bend, KS

Missions Flown:  

28

Hump Missions Flown:  

Unknown

Targets:  

 

Awards/Decorations:  

Legion of Merit, Distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star Medal, Air Medal with 5 Oak Leaf Clusters.

Service Schools Attended:  

Master Navigation ; Intelligence Director

Military Specialty(ies):  

Bombardier; Navigator

Rank Upon Discharge:  

Colonel

Crew Type:  

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:  

 

Were you a POW?  

No

Were you interned?  

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:  

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:  

 

Post-WWII Military Service:

 

Comments:

Col. John G. Neil (retired) passed away on July 20, 2012.

 


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