Marvin C. Peek

Marvin C. Peek
Marvin C. Peek
Recent Address: 6225 Brentwood Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76112
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Family Info: Parents: Harry and Doris; Wife: Virginia
Hometown: Huron, SD
Date Entered Service: February 23, 1942
Service Number: 17043658
Bomb Group: 444th
Squadron: 678th
Squadron:
Location of Unit: Tucson, AZ; 1943
Missions Flown:
Hump Missions: 11
Targets:
Awards: Burma Campaign, China Campaign, Air Offensive Japan, Palembang, Sumatra Air Offensive, EAME Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation
Service Schools: A/M School - Dallas, TX 1942; B-29 School - Seattle, WA 1942-43
MOS: Ground Crew Chief - Adv. Base A-3 in China
Rank Upon Discharge:
Crew Type: Ground crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: Adv. Base China - we worked on all 444th Group
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Date Transferred from the 58th: August 10, 1945
Date Discharged: November, 1945
Post WWII Service:
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Sales Supervisor, Singer Company
Thoughts About the 58th: Great bunch of guys. Sorry engines on B-29 kept us busy changing them. Bombed four times by Japanese at A3 Advance base. Hotter than hell in India, snow in China, 6-hour flight. Made me a great citizen of U.S.A. 81 years old (6/6/21), doing good.
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