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Wayne Wiseman
Recent Address: Alachua County, FL
Family Information: Parents: Augustus and Irma
Hometown: Adel, GA
Date Entered Service: October 9th 1942
Service Number:
Bomb Group: 40th
Squadron: 395th
Location of Unit:
Missions Flown: Flew first B-29 mission on June 5, 1944 to bomb the Makasan Railroad Yards at Bangkok, Thailand. Due to flak damage, ditched in the Bay of Bengal. Spent some time on an island where they were later picked up by a British PBY.
Hump Missions Flown:
Service Schools Attended:
Military Specialty(ies): MOS 611-Aerial Gunner
Rank Upon Discharge:
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-6304 (unnamed)
Were you a POW? No
Were you interned? No
Date Transferred from the 58th:
Date Discharged from the 58th:
Post-WWII Military Service:
Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):
Mr. Wiseman died April 16, 1975 and is buried at Woodlawn City Cemetery in Adel, GA


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