William J. Toppin

Recent Address: Dearborn, MI
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Family Info: Parents: James and Beatrice; Wife: Janet
Hometown: Harbor Beach, MI
Date Entered Service: March, 1943
Service Number: 16103784
Bomb Group: 40th
Squadron: 44th
Location of Unit: Pratt, KS
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Service Schools: Armament School, Lowry Field
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Date Discharged: November, 1945
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Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Graduated from Michigan State in 1949 and began employment at General Motors Diesel Division soon after in 1950 and spent 22 years in various service and sales administrative activities until retirement in 1983.
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Comments: Mr. Toppin passed away January 4, 2011 and is buried at Rock Falls Cemetery, Harbor Beach, MI.

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