Calvin Knutson

Recent Address: 4400 Morris Lane, Bloomington, MN 55437
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Family Info: Parents: Anton and Esther; Wife: Jo-Ellen; Children: Kathryn, Carl, Carol, Laura, Elizabeth
Hometown: Clarkfield, MN
Date Entered Service: June, 1943
Service Number: 37569334 and O-788794
Bomb Group: 462nd
Squadron: 769th
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Location of Unit: Tinian - July 13 1945
Missions Flown: 5
Hump Missions:
Targets: Hachiogi, Yawata, Saga, Toyokawa, Fukuyama
Awards: Air Medal, Distinguished Unit Badge, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon with 2 Bronze Stars, Overseas Service (2), WWII Victory Medal
Service Schools: College Training Detachment Jul-Dec 1943; Preflight Dec 1943; Gunnery - Las Vegas, NV 1944
MOS: MOS 1035-Bombardier, Gunner
Rank Upon Discharge: 2nd Lieutenant
Crew Type: Flight crew
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Comments: Mr. Knutson passed away June 2, 2010 and is buried at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN.

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