Howard O. Rasmusson

Howard Rasmusson, WWII
Howard Rasmusson, WWII
Recent Address: 435 22nd Street, E. #G, West Fargo, ND 58078
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Family Info: Parents: Marvin and Magda; Children: Camille, Deborah, Linda, Sandra
Hometown: Osnabrock, ND
Date Entered Service: November 1942
Service Number: O-771799
Bomb Group: 468th
Squadron: 794th
Location of Unit: Kharagpur, India
Missions Flown: 26 combat missions
Hump Missions: Several
Awards: Air Medal with cluster, Distinguished Flying Cross, various theater ribbons
Service Schools: West Coast Training Command Jan 1943
MOS: MOS 1093-Pilot B-29 VHB
Rank Upon Discharge: 1st Lt
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-63420 Rankless Wreck, 44-61566 Jack's Hack
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Date Discharged: December, 1945
Post WWII Service: Army Air Force Reserve
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Farming
Thoughts About the 58th: An experience that cannot be bought, one I wouldn't want to repeat. I met and worked with some great people, flight instructors and training personnel, plus all those I was in training with; and, of course, the crew of Jack's Hack. Now the reunions bring back much.
Howard Rasmusson, c. 2000
Howard Rasmusson, c. 2000

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