John Brewster Oliver

Recent Address: 6525 Heidi Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32277
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Family Info: Parents: John and Cora; Wife: Margery; Children: Douglas, Deborah, Sandra; Siblings: Donald, Gerald
Hometown: Chagrin Falls, OH
Date Entered Service: September, 1942
Service Number: 35342162
Bomb Group: 444th
Squadron: 676th
Location of Unit: India; 1944
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Awards: American Theater Ribbon,Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon with 5 Bronze Stars,Good Conduct Medal,Distinguished Unit Badge,WWII Victory Medal
Service Schools: Airplane Mechanic Course- Lincoln, NE 1942; Boeing Airplanes, Seattle,WA 1943
MOS: MOS 685-Airplane Electrical Mechanic, Specialist, Carbine Sharpshooter
Rank Upon Discharge: S/Sgt
Crew Type: Ground crew
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Date Discharged: December 1, 1945
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Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Sales Manager and President of Zaun Equipment Co., Jacksonville, FL -- (Distribution of Toro Products)
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Comments: John was a member and officer of the China-Burma-India Veterans Assoc., Gator Bowl Basha CBIVA #74.He died on April 5, 2002.

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