Howard Corbus

Howard Corbus and Jack's Hack - West Field, Tinian
Howard Corbus and Jack's Hack - West Field, Tinian
Recent Address: 1386 West Big Sandy Rd., Fresno, CA
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Family Info:
Hometown: Kalamazoo, MI
Date Entered Service: February, 1945
Service Number: O-765202
Bomb Group: 468th
Squadron: 794th
Location of Unit: West Field, Tinian, July 1945
Missions Flown: 3
Hump Missions:
Service Schools: Hancock Field, Santa Maria, CA, March 1945; Minter Field, CA, June 1945; Fort Sumner, NM, September 1945
MOS: MOS 1093-Pilot B-29 VHB
Rank Upon Discharge: 1st Lt.
Crew Type: Flight crew
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Date Transferred from the 58th: October, 1945
Date Discharged: May, 1946
Post WWII Service:
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Physician
Thoughts About the 58th: Almost missed it, but wouldn't trade the experience for the world. Four of my crew still living. I still fly, albeit in a Bonanza.
Comments: Transcript of Howard Corbus' wartime reminiscences available in Memorial Archive.
Howard Corbus at the controls!
Howard Corbus at the controls!

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