Charles J. Briggs

Recent Address: 526 Bayview Drive, Aptos, CA 95003
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Family Info: Parents: Charles and Malvina; Wife: Dixie
Hometown: Memphis, TN
Date Entered Service: 1940
Service Number: 0419221
Bomb Group: 444th
Squadron: 678th
Location of Unit: North Field, Tinian (1945?)
Missions Flown: 10
Hump Missions:
Targets: Osaka, Utsonomiya
Awards: Air Medal, Western Pacific Campaign, Air Offensive Japan
Service Schools: Bombardier School, Lowry Field 1940; Navigation School, San Marcos TX 1943
MOS: MOS 1035-Bombardier, MOS 1034-Navigator
Rank Upon Discharge: Lt. Col
Crew Type: Flight crew
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Date Discharged: 1947
Post WWII Service: Served as Liaison Officer for Air Force Academy for 5 years or more.
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Right-of-Way Agent, Dept. of Highways, California. Stockbroker.
Thoughts About the 58th: Happy Memories
Comments: Lt. Col. Briggs passed away February 10, 2004.

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