Odie T. Webb, Jr.

Recent Address: 195 Weeping Elm, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
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Family Info: Parents: Odie and Lela
Hometown: Nashville, TN
Date Entered Service: 1943
Service Number: 34711467
Bomb Group: 468th
Squadron: 794th
Squadron:
Location of Unit: Camp Chafee, Biloxi, MS; 1944
Missions Flown: 6 or 7
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Awards: Presidential Unit Citation, Bronze Star
Service Schools: Howard School; Sep, 1944
MOS: MOS 747-Airplane and Engine Mechanic
Rank Upon Discharge: Cpl
Crew Type: Ground crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-65208 Andy's Dandy
Where You a POW?:
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Date Transferred from the 58th:
Date Discharged: June, 1945
Post WWII Service:
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Carpenter who made it to Construction Supervisor
Thoughts About the 58th: I had a chance to see “Little Boy,” the bomb that changed the world.
Comments:
At 80 years old I was glad to see the WWII Memorial in Washington. It's way past time the government recognized the war that changed the world.
Mr. Webb passed away January 7, 2005 and is buried at Hermitage Memorial Gardens, Old Hickory, TN.

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