Morris Alpine Shirts

Morris Shirts, WWII
Morris Shirts, WWII
Recent Address: 856 Cedar Knolls West, Cedar City, UT 84720
E-mail Address: Steve.Shirts@Iron.K12.Ut.US
Family Info: Parents: Morris and Neta; Wife: Maxine; Children: Russell, Randall, Robert, Steven , Andrea
Hometown: Escalante, UT
Date Entered Service: April 5, 1943
Service Number: 19115311
Bomb Group: 462nd
Squadron: 768th
Location of Unit: Clovis, NM; Sept 5, 1944
Missions Flown:
Hump Missions: 1
Targets: Singapore, Nagoya, Tokyo, Yokohama, Kobe, Osaka, Tokoyama, Hikari, Tokyo Harbor, Sept 2, 1945 surrender
Awards: American Theater Service Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Service Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Air Medal, WWII Victory Medal
Service Schools: Ryan Field, Tucson, AZ Dec 1943-Jan 1944; Scott Field, IL Jan-Jul 1944; Clovis, NM Aug-Dec 1944
MOS: MOS 2756-Airborne Radio Operator Mechanic
Rank Upon Discharge: S/Sgt
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-63480 Dream Girl
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Date Transferred from the 58th: October 9, 1945
Date Discharged: December, 1945
Post WWII Service: Utah National Guard to 1950
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): High School Teacher -- Mt. Pleasant, UT; Brigham Young University, Provo, UT; Southern Utah University, Cedar City, UT
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Comments: Mr. Shirts passed away January 7, 1997.
Morris Shirts
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