Victor D. Colborn, Jr.

Recent Address: Edgewater, FL
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Family Info: Wife: Joyce; Children: Phil, Tim, Paul, Dawn
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Date Entered Service: July 14, 1943
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Bomb Group: 40th
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Squadron: 25th
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MOS: MOS 1035-Bombardier
Rank Upon Discharge: Chief Master Sergeant
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Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-24846 Monsoon II
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Date Discharged: March 4, 1946
Post WWII Service: Enlisted in USAAF Reserve: Assigned to 435th Troop Carrier Wing, 78th Sqdn. As crew chief training for Flight Engineer 9325th AF Reserve Recovery Squadron; Civil Engineer, Aero Medical Evacuation. Senior Enlisted Advisor to a Civil Engineer Wing. Retired April 16, 1978.
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Employed by Marietta Aerospace, Orlando, FL. Retired on August 31, 1987 as a Sr. Graphics Illustrator.
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Comments: Mr. Colborn passed away July 8, 2002 and is buried at Edgewater New Smyrna Cemetery, Edgewater, FL.

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