Charles F. Schwartz

Recent Address: 761 W. Toucan Loop, Hernando, FL 34442
E-mail Address: chasfstz@hotmail.com
Family Info: Parents: Leroy J. & Martha L. Schwartz; Wife: Margaret; Children: Paul, Jane, Suzanne
Hometown: Buffalo, NY
Date Entered Service: February 21/23, 1943
Service Number: 12209440
Bomb Group: 468th
Squadron: 793rd
Squadron:
Location of Unit: Salua, Kharagpur, India; June 1944
Missions Flown:
Hump Missions:
Targets:
Awards: Distinguished Unit Citation, Battle Star (6)
Service Schools: Air Force Cadet- Montgomery, AL Jul 43; Primary Flight School, Albany GA Sep 43
MOS: Armament School, Central Fire Control Technician
Rank Upon Discharge:
Crew Type: Ground crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-63415
Where You a POW?:
POW Location:
Where You a Interned?:
Internment Location:
Date Transferred from the 58th: Nov., 1945
Date Discharged:
Post WWII Service:
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Physical Education and Athletic Coach Presbyterian Minister Public School Teacher
Thoughts About the 58th: Involvement in loading bombs to destroy Japanese cities along with the A-bomb has committed me to the peace movement.
Comments: Mr. Schwartz passed away January 6, 2013.

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