New England Air Museum
William E. Dages

 

Recent Address:

Sierra Vista, AZ

Email:

 

Family Information:

Parents: John and Jessie

Hometown:

Cleveland, OH

Date Entered Service:

January 31, 1944

Service Number:

 

Bomb Group:

468th

Squadron:

793rd

Location of Unit:

Arrived on Tinian in May 1945.

Missions Flown:

 

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

 

Awards/Decorations:

 

Service Schools Attended:

 

Military Specialty(ies):

 

Rank Upon Discharge:

 

Crew Type:

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

Originally, a member of Vincent Garman's crew, but Garman was killed in his checkout mission, so Mr. Dages became a member of Cecil Jenning's crew.

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:

 

Post-WWII Military Service:

Served in Korea with the 19th Bomb Group

Comments:

Mr. Dages passed away February 15, 2011.

 


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