New England Air Museum
Edmund A. Jachacz

 

Recent Address:

8019 Matilija Avenue, Panorama City, CA 91402

Email:

 

Family Information:

 

Hometown:

Salamanca, NY

Date Entered Service:

1942

Service Number:

T137459

Bomb Group:

468th

Squadron:

794th

Location of Unit:

Tinian

Missions Flown:

13

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

Tokyo,Yokohama,Kobe,Osaka,more.

Awards/Decorations:

Air Medal,Purple Heart

Service Schools Attended:

Map making - 1943; Navigation - Hondo Field, TX - 1943; Radar School, Victorville, - 1944

Military Specialty(ies):

 

Rank Upon Discharge:

Flight Officer

Crew Type:

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

Big Time Operator, Miss Patches, Sentimental Journey

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

1944

Date Discharged from the 58th:

February, 1946

Post-WWII Military Service:

Master Degree in Mechanical Engineering

Comments:

Mr. Jachacz passed away October 17, 2007.

 


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