Roy Wingfield

Recent Address: 9850 Scenic Highway, Pensacola, FL 32514
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Hometown: Greenwood, MS
Date Entered Service: June 1, 1942
Service Number: O-441276
Bomb Group: 468th
Squadron: 793rd
Squadron:
Location of Unit: Salina, Kansas; Sep 1943
Missions Flown: 35
Hump Missions: 12-15
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Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 5 Oak Leaf Clusters
Service Schools: AC&S 1951; Naval War College 1954
MOS: MOS 1093-Pilot B-29 VHB
Rank Upon Discharge: Maj
Crew Type: Flight crew
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Date Transferred from the 58th: September, 1945
Date Discharged: October, 1945
Post WWII Service: Korea 1953. 50 combat missions. Served as D/O for the 17th Light Bomb Wing. Received spot to Lt. Col.
Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Owned three travel agencies on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Ran them for 20 years.
Thoughts About the 58th: I am proud to have been a part of history.
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