New England Air Museum
Laidler B. Mackall
Recent Address: 3809 Village Park Drive, Chevy Chase, MD 20815-5746
Family Information:
Hometown: Washington, DC
Date Entered Service: September 1 1941
Service Number: A0420868
Bomb Group: 462nd
Squadron: 768th
Location of Unit: Hays, KS September 1943
Missions Flown: 33
Hump Missions Flown: 15
Awards/Decorations: Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross with Oak Leaf Cluster, Air Medal with 4 Oak Leaf Clusters, Soldiers Medal, American Service Medal with 1 Battle Star, India-Burma Campaign, Air Offensive Japan, China Offensive, Central Burma Campaign, Anti-Submarine Campaign, Western Pacific Campaign, Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal with 4 Battle Stars, Presidential Unit Citation with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, WWII Victory Medal
Service Schools Attended: AAF Primary Flying School Sep 1940; AAF Basic Flyin gSchool, Montgomery, AL 1940-41; AAF Advanced Flying School, Shreveport, LA 1941
Military Specialty(ies): MOS 1093-Pilot B-29 VHB, Tactical an Air Inspector, Operations Officer 2161
Rank Upon Discharge: Lt. Colonel
Crew Type: Flight crew
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Were you a POW? No
Were you interned? No
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