Elwin Thurlow

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Family Info: Wilbur Thurlow Mother: Helen Thurlow Wife:Jacqueline Thurlow
Hometown: Auburn, Maine
Date Entered Service: November 5, 1942
Service Number: 11098150
Bomb Group: 462nd
Squadron: 768th
Location of Unit: Piardoba, India; April 1944
Missions Flown: Estimate of 15 to 20 missions
Hump Missions: Estimate 10 missions
Targets: Japan (various), Bangkok, Rangoon, Singapore, Mukden (China)
Awards: Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters, Distinguished Flying Cross, Distinguished Unit Citations
Service Schools: Airplane Mechanic,Gulfport, Miss. 1943; Elec. Spec.Sch. Chanute,Field,Ill. 1943; B-29 Sch. Seattle ,Wash. 1943
MOS: Left Scanner (Gunner) - B-29
Rank Upon Discharge: S/Sgt
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-6329 Ding Hao
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Date Discharged: September 4, 1945
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Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): President Central Maine Power Co.
Thoughts About the 58th: It was a terrific learning experience but nothing I would recommend.

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