Maurice C. Stephan

Maurice Stephan, WWII
Maurice Stephan, WWII
Recent Address: 5002 Mussetter Road, Ijamsville, MD 21754
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Family Info: Parents: John E. and Elsie; Wife: Ethel; Children: John, Patricia, Sondra
Hometown: Little Britain, NY
Date Entered Service: April 11, 1944?
Service Number: 12227255
Bomb Group: 40th Bomb Group/ also 313th Bomb Gr, 484th BS
Squadron: 45th
Location of Unit: Tinian; July 1944
Missions Flown: 7
Hump Missions:
Targets: Osaka, Tsu, Hachiogi, Imabari, Fukuyama, Hikari, Tokyo
Awards: WWII Victory Medal (1), Air Medal (2), American Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Badge, Good Conduct Medal
Service Schools: Aerial Gunner Nov 1944; Remote Control Turret Sep 1944; Mechanic Gunner
MOS: MOS 580-Remote Control Turret Machine Gunner
Rank Upon Discharge: S/Sgt
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-24795 (unnamed), 44-61703 O'Reilly's Daughter II (flew to Tinian)
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Post WWII Service: First Lieutenant Air Force Reserve #AO2230061
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Graduate Mechanical Engineer for over 50 years having worked on the development and production of the following military systems or equipment: B-52 Bomb Navigation System, Titan II Missile Guidance System, Saturn V Guidance System, Poseidon Guidance System, Marine Corps Green Machine System and the AF DSM System.
Thoughts About the 58th: It was one of the most interesting and exciting periods of my life. I am very proud of having served with the 58th Bomb Wing.
Maurice Stephan, back row, far right
Maurice Stephan, back row, far right

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