New England Air Museum
Odie T. Webb, Jr.
Recent Address:   195 Weeping Elm, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
Family Information:   Parents: Odie and Lela
Hometown:   Nashville, TN
Date Entered Service:   1943
Service Number:   34711467
Bomb Group:   468th
Squadron:   794th
Location of Unit:   Camp Chafee, Biloxi, MS; 1944
Missions Flown:   6 or 7 missions
Hump Missions Flown:    
Awards/Decorations:   Presidential Unit Citation, Bronze Star
Service Schools Attended:   Howard School Sep 1944; ;
Military Specialty(ies):   MOS 747-Airplane and Engine Mechanic,
Rank Upon Discharge:   Cpl.
Crew Type:   Ground crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name:   42-65208 Andy's Dandy
Were you a POW?   No
Were you interned?   No
Date Transferred from the 58th:    
Date Discharged from the 58th:   June, 1945
Post-WWII Military Service:    
Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):
Carpenter who made it to Construction Supervisor.
Thoughts on the 58th Bomb Wing:
I had a chance to see "Little Boy," the bomb that changed the world.
I am now 80 years old and I am glad to see the WWII Memorial in Washington. It's way past time the government recognized the war that changed the world.


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