Joseph Elbert MacDougall

Joseph MacDougall, WWII
Joseph MacDougall, WWII
Recent Address: 913 Springwood Drive, Orlando, FL 32839
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Family Info: Parents: Frances and Elbert; Wife: Marion; Children: Sandra, Candy
Hometown: Neptuen City, NJ
Date Entered Service: September 3, 1942
Service Number: FR13775A
Bomb Group: 462nd
Squadron: 768th
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Missions Flown: 35
Hump Missions: Many
Targets: First raid over Japan in WWII and the first mining mission on Palembang, Sumatra
Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon
Service Schools: Air Tac School-Tyndall AFB, FL Apr 1948; B-47 Air Crew Training-Wichita, KS Apr 1951; AF AOB Pilot AOB-Mather AFB, CA Jun 1953
MOS: 8091 Air Tac Intel Officer
Rank Upon Discharge: Captain
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: What's Up Doc
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Date Discharged: July 9, 1945
Post WWII Service: Initial member of the Strategic Air Command serving in that command throughout his Air Force service. He was also a member of the Strategic Evaluation Group at MacDill AFB
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Owner and manager of a Mobile Automobile Brake Service
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Comments: Lt. Col. MacDougall died on August 5, 1984. He was honorably retired from active duty by reason of Physical Disability, AFM35-4 on December 7, 1965. He was discharged as ENL ERC on July 27, 1943, to honorably accept a commission in the Air Force as 2nd Lieutenant.

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