Location:
36 Perimeter Rd., Bradley Int'l Airport,
Windsor Locks,CT 06096
N 41d 56' 512" W 72d 41' 36"  
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Hours:
Open 7 days a week, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone (860) 623-3305

Admission:
Adults 12 & Up $12.00
Children 4-11 $6.50
3 & Under Free
Seniors 65 & Up $11.00

New England Air Museum
Emory Edward Harris
 
 
Recent Address:   Winthrop, ME
 
Email:  
 
Family Information:   Parents: Alton and Bessie; Wife: Dora; Daughter: Maxine
 
Hometown:   North Monmouth, ME
 
Date Entered Service:   January 21, 1941
 
Service Number:  
 
Service Group:   25th Air Service Group
 
Squadron:  
 
Location of Unit:   Kharagpur, India and Tinian Island
 
Missions Flown:  
 
Hump Missions Flown:  
 
Targets:  
 
Awards/Decorations:  
 
Service Schools Attended:  
 
Military Specialty(ies):  
He was the Post engineer, and directly planned and supervised all maintenance of utilities, building, etc.
 
Rank Upon Discharge:   Lt. Colonel
 
Crew Type:   Ground crew
 
Airplane Serial No.& Name:  
 
Were you a POW?   No
If so, where?  
 
Were you interned?   No 
If so, where?  
 
Date Transferred from the 58th:  
 
Date Discharged from the 58th:  
 
Post-WWII Military Service:   Lt. Colonel Harris continued in the Reserves after the war.
 
Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):
Textile industry and the US Postal Service
 
Thoughts on the 58th Bomb Wing:
 
Comments:
Lt. Col. Harris passed away November 6, 2004.  He is buried at Maine Veterans' Memorial Cemetery, Augusta, ME.

 

 
 
 
 
 

 

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