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
Antonio M. Cassano

 

Antonio Cassano, WWII

Current Address:

239-37 147th Drive, Rosedale, Jamaica, NY 11422

Email:

 

Family Information:

Parents: Antonio and Angelina; Wife: Phyllis; Siblings: Gertrude, Edward

Hometown:

Brooklyn, NY

Date Entered Service:

March 12, 1943

Service Number:

32861611

Bomb Group:

22 Air Depot Grp., 97 Repair Sq.

Squadron:

 

Location of Unit:

India (1944)

Missions Flown:

 

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

 

Awards/Decorations:

American Service Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, WWII Victory Medal

Service Schools Attended:

Aircraft Engine and Overhaul-Florida 1943; Embry Riddle School of Aviation 1944

Military Specialty(ies):

MOS 747-Airplane and Engine Mechanic

Rank Upon Discharge:

Corporal

Crew Type:

 

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

 

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

March, 1943

Date Discharged from the 58th:

January 19, 1946

Post-WWII Military Service:

 

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Lockheed Aircraft Service, U.S. President's Aircraft; American and Trans World Airlines, retired in 1986

Thoughts on the 58th Bomb Wing:

I was proud to work on the Enola Gay which bombed Japan. Proud to have served my country. Met many great wonderful men. Proud to be an American.

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