New England Air Museum
William Edward Dulion

 

Recent Address:

1641 Apache Trail, Maitland, FL 32751

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Family Information:

Parents: Leon E. and Margaret; T. Wife: Dorothy; Siblings: Margaret and Leon V.

Hometown:

Birmingham, AL

Date Entered Service:

September 10, 1940

Service Number:

426944

Bomb Group:

40th and 462nd

Squadron:

25th and 770th

Location of Unit:

Pratt, Kansas (May, 1943)

Missions Flown:

 

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Awards/Decorations:

Presidential Unit Citation

Service Schools Attended:

Purdue Univ./Chanute AFB Jan 1941; Command Staff College / Corr. Sep 1953; Air War College / Corr. Oct 1966

Military Specialty(ies):

Aircraft Maintenance Officer, Ballistic Maintenance Officer

Rank Upon Discharge:

Capt. 1946 / Col. 1970

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Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

September 10, 1945

Date Discharged from the 58th:

January 1, 1946

Post-WWII Military Service:

Served with 40th Bomb Group in Puerto Rico, Panama, Ecuador and Kansas. Served with 462nd Group in Kansas, India, China and Guam. Served MATS (?) 1951-3; USAFE 1953-56; USAF 1956-60; George Washington Univ. 1961; Ballistic Div. 1961-66; USAF 1966-retired.

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Eastern Airlines -- 1946 to 1951, Engineering Department

Comments:

Mr. Dulion passed away July 2, 2007 and is buried at the Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL.

 


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