Noah T. Bettis

Recent Address: 843 Breckenboro Drive, Davis, IL 61019
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Family Info: Parents: Noah and Ruth
Hometown: Mattoon, IL
Date Entered Service: September, 1942
Service Number: 0805732
Bomb Group: 444th
Squadron: 678th
Location of Unit: Great Bend, KS (September, 1943)
Missions Flown: 17
Hump Missions: 12
Targets: Bangkok, Nagasaki, Omura, Singapore, Mukden
Awards: 2 Overseas Service Bars, Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal with 4 Stars, Presidential Unit Citation, China Defense Medal
Service Schools: Camden, AR; Newport, AR; Blytheville, AR
MOS: MOS 1093-Pilot B-29 VHB
Rank Upon Discharge: 1st Lt.
Crew Type: Flight crew
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Post WWII Service: Korean Conflict -- 12/2/51 to 3/31/53
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Thoughts About the 58th: I enjoyed being a part of the best of the best of the Air Force of the period.

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