Herbert Arthur Bush

Herbert Bush, WWII
Herbert Bush, WWII
Recent Address: 1101 Clarion Ct., Austell, GA 30106
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Family Info: Wife: Martha; Children: 3 daughters, 1 son
Hometown: Illinois
Date Entered Service: April 12, 1939
Service Number:
Bomb Group: 462nd
Squadron:
Squadron: 768th
Location of Unit: Wichita, KS
Missions Flown: Longest mission - 30-1/2 hrs. - Tinian to Nagasaki and return.
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Awards: Pearl Harbor with Battle Star, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal with 3 Battle Stars, Air Medal, Good Conduct Medal
Service Schools: Air Cadet Pilot Training; Gunnery School, Ft. Myers; Heavy Armament School, Buckley AAF Base
MOS: MOS 960-Central Fire Control
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Crew Type: Flight crew
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Date Transferred from the 58th:
Date Discharged: November 4, 1955
Post WWII Service:
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Joined PHSA 1965, Northern Illinois Chpt. #1 at Joliet, later became 1st Vice Pres. Transferred to Atlanta, GA and since 1980 Pres. Of Northern Georgia Chpt. #1 Atlanta.
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Comments: Mr. Bush passed away on July 1, 1986.
Herbert Bush
Herbert Bush

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