Fountain L. Brown

Recent Address: 1806 NW 8th Street, Meridian, ID 83642-1503
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Family Info: Wife: Helen; Children: Candy, Debbi, Kim
Hometown: Lock Haven, PA
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Bomb Group: 40th
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Squadron: 44th
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Missions Flown: 6 Combat; 35 at West Field, Tinian
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Crew Type: Flight crew
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Date Discharged: 1945
Post WWII Service: Reenlisted as T/Sgt. In 1946 and recalled as a Captain in 1947 flying B-29's and B-50's with the 2nd Bomb Group. At Yokota, Japan, he was the Commander, 343rd Bomb Sqdn., 98th Bomb wing and flew 22 combat missions over North Korea. A tour at SAC HQ and five years as a B-52 pilot rounded out a 23-year military career.
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Nineteen years in a middle school classroom rounded out a civilian career.
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Comments: Mr. Brown passed away April 3, 2007 and is buried at Terrace Lawn Memorial Gardens in Boise, ID.

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