Charles Crotsley

Recent Address: RD #4, Box 93, Huntingdon, PA 16652
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Family Info: Parents: Charles E. and Myrtle V.; Wife: Elma C.
Hometown: Saltillo, PA
Date Entered Service: May 30, 1943
Service Number: 33760802
Bomb Group: 444th
Squadron: 676th
Location of Unit: Tinian (July, 1945)
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Awards: Good Conduct Medal, Miscellaneous Theater Ribbons
Service Schools: Shepard Field, Wichita Falls, TX (B-25, B-26) Sep 1943; Buckingham Field, Ft. Myers, FL - Gunnery School Mar 1944; B-29, Amarillo, TX Jun 1944
MOS: Mechanic, Gunner, Asst. Engineer
Rank Upon Discharge: S/Sgt
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: Miscellaneous aircraft
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Date Transferred from the 58th: Sept. 1945 (313th BW)
Date Discharged: February, 1946
Post WWII Service: Reserves for six years
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Self-employed in the coal industry. Owner of GM&W Coal company in Somerset County, PA.
Thoughts About the 58th: Received quite an education, a new crew among seasoned veterans with many missions.

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