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
John S. Volkert
 
Recent Address:   None
 
Email:    
 
Family Information:   Siblings: Bill, Verna ("Kitty")
 
Hometown:   Buffalo, NY
 
Date Entered Service:   June 22, 1943
 
Service Number:   12025078/ 0747530
 
Bomb Group:   468th
 
Squadron:   794th
 
Location of Unit:   Clovis AFB, Clovis, NM
 
Missions Flown:    
 
Hump Missions Flown:    
 
Targets:    
 
Awards/Decorations:   Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, American Theater Medal, Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 2 Oak LeafClusters, China Campaign, India-Burma Campaign, Central Burma Campaign, Eastern Mandates, Air Offensive Japan
 
Service Schools Attended:    
 
Military Specialty(ies):   MOS 1093-Pilot B-29 VHB,
 
Rank Upon Discharge:   Captain
 
Crew Type:   Flight crew
 
Airplane Serial No.& Name:   42-63420 Rankless Wreck, 44-61566 Jack's Hack
 
Were you a POW?   No
 
Were you interned?   No
 
Date Transferred from the 58th:    
 
Date Discharged from the 58th:   December 29, 1945
 
Post-WWII Military Service:    
 
Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):
 
 
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