John Jesiolowski

John Jesiolowski, 1942
John Jesiolowski, 1942
Recent Address: 6 Hewlings Drive, Marlton, NJ 08053
E-mail Address: (son)
Family Info:
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Date Entered Service: November, 1942
Service Number: 33468757
Bomb Group: 462nd
Location of Unit: Walker Air Field, Victoria, KS October 1943
Missions Flown:
Hump Missions: From India to China
Awards: Distinguished Unit Citation for Destruction of Elements of Yawata Steel Mills, Aug. 1944. Five Bronze Stars for India-Burma / Central Burma / Palembang, Sumatra / Japan / China
Service Schools: Keesler Field, MS Apr 1943; Salt Lake City, UT Sep 1943; Walker Air Base, KS Oct 1943
Rank Upon Discharge: Staff Sergeant
Crew Type: Ground crew
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Date Discharged: December, 1945
Post WWII Service:
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Went to Baronian School of Watchmaking and became a Certified Watchmaker. Worked for over thirty years at SKF Industries, a ball bearing manufacturer, as a repairman for fine instrument gauges.
Thoughts About the 58th: My dad enjoyed his time in the service of his country, and he especially was thankful for the many lasting friendships. It was an experience that he often talked about up until his death in 1999.
Comments: Mr. Jesiolowski passed away March 15, 1999.

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