Robert W. Heft

Recent Address: 6208 N.W. 85th Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73132
E-mail Address: heft@hde3.com
Family Info: Parents: Waldo and Jessie; Siblings: Jack, Helen, Betty
Hometown: Wichita, KS
Date Entered Service: July 6, 1943
Service Number: 37532918 and A01907498
Bomb Group: 462nd
Squadron:
Squadron: 769th
Location of Unit: Tinian
Missions Flown: 17
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Service Schools:
MOS: MOS 737 - Flight Engineer - VHB
Rank Upon Discharge: Master Sergeant
Crew Type: Flight crew
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Date Discharged: February 8, 1946
Post WWII Service: >AAF Reserve 2/46 to 9/46 as M/Sgt.; Air National Guard 9/46 to 9/50 as M/Sgt. Maintenance Chief; Active Duty 9/50 to 4/53 (Korean War) Major -- Aircraft Maintenance Officer in Air National Guard 4/53 to 11/66
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): 1958 to date: Life Insurances Sales, General Agent,; Vice President of life insurance company; Estate Planning & Financial Planner.
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Comments: A synopsis of Robert Heft's military career is on file in the office of the 58th Bomb Wing Memorial office.

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