New England Air Museum
Lewis Patton
462nd 770th keller crew
Back Row: Alfred J. Keller, Pilot; Robert W. Jurgensen, Co-Pilot; Lewis Patton, Bombardier; Jack Gruber, Navigator; Ivle Lindy, Flight Engineer; Billie J. Gabe, Radio Operator.

Front Row: Raymond E. Stevens, Radar Operator; Thomas F. Harrington, CFC Gunner; William Diaz, Waist Gunner; Steve Mikstay, Waist Gunner; William D. Kinninger, Tail Gunner
Recent Address:   Franklin, NC
Family Information:    
Date Entered Service:    
Service Number:   O-709963
Bomb Group:   462nd
Squadron:   770th
Location of Unit:   India - December, 1944
Missions Flown:    
Hump Missions Flown:    
Service Schools Attended:    
Military Specialty(ies):   MOS 1035 - Bombardier
Rank Upon Discharge:    
Crew Type:   Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name:   42-65232 - Missouri Queen; 42-63488
Were you a POW?   No
Were you interned?   No
Date Transferred from the 58th:    
Date Discharged from the 58th:    
Post-WWII Military Service:    
Mr. Patton passed away March 11, 1998. He is buried at Patton United Methodist Church Cemetery in Franklin, NC.


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