John 'Jack' Blevins

John 'Jack' Blevins, C. 1943
John 'Jack' Blevins, C. 1943
Recent Address: P. O. Box 861, Roswell, NM 88202-0861
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Family Info: Parents: Clifford and Marie; Wife: Paula; Children: John, Judy, Pam, Lynn.
Hometown: Northhampton, NH
Date Entered Service: October 21, 1942
Service Number: 11083845
Bomb Group: 462nd
Squadron:
Squadron: 769th and 770th
Location of Unit:
Missions Flown: 15 from CBI and 35 from Tinian/Iwo Jima
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Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medals (4), Asiatic-Pacific Theater Medal with 5 Oak Leaf Clusters
Service Schools: Radio, January 1943
MOS:
Rank Upon Discharge: S/Sgt
Crew Type: Flight crew
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Date Transferred from the 58th:
Date Discharged: October 19, 1945
Post WWII Service:
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Attended University of New Hampshire on the GI Bill and spent 30 years in banking and finance.
Thoughts About the 58th: Was 18 years old when enlisted. Grew up in a hurry. Very proud of what I did.
Comments: Mr. Blevins passed away December 27, 2012.
Jack Blevins
Jack Blevins

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