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CURRENT/UPCOMING EVENTS

2018 380th Reunion

Our final last hurrah will be held in Tucson, Arizona, November 1-4, 2018. Arrangements are pending. Hold the date!!


Reunions


TAPS

Recently reported TAPS (Reported in 2017):

Reported in Newsletter #63 (June 2017)

528th – Banks, Jack Ralph, Aircraft Commander, Banks Crew (3), Squadron Operations Officer, Squadron Engineering Officer, Commanding Officer, DOD June 3, 2017, Corvallis, Oregon, reported by Mark Fern

528th - Bornemann, William E., Navigator, Hornibrook's Crew (NL), reported by his daughter, Karen Spies

528th – Cornwell, Hugh W., Ground Crew, Airplane Armorer, DOD August 1, 2016, Hartwell, Georgia, reported by his son, Wayne Cornwell

528th – Donaldson, William T., Radio Operator, Fleming Crew (9), DOD December 5, 2015, Sandy Springs, Georgia, reported by his son, Paul Donaldson

528th – Shipley, William Duane, Ground Crew, Armament, DOD November 28, 2008, Sacramento, California, reported by his son, Brent Shipley

529th – Euton, Norris O., Ground Crew, Power Turret & Gunsight Mechanic, DOD July 25, 1980, College Park, Georgia, reported by his son, Larry Euton

529th – Sagan, Robert A., Gunner, Fjare Crew (NL), DOD June 18, 2013, Summit, New Jersey, returned newsletter

530th – Jaeschke, Edward J., Flight Engineer, Bever Crew (52), DOD February 21, 2016, San Diego, California, reported by his friend, Tony Wiser

530th – Martinez, Conrado H., Asst Radio Opr/Gunner, Ross/Handorf Crew (57), Connery's Crew (25), Gardner's Crew (78), DOD March 4, 2006, San Antonio, Texas, returned newsletter

531st – Allen, Gloria, Widow of Walter H. Allen, DOD September 10, 2016, Delray Beach, Florida, reported by her nephew, Bruce Allen

531st – Allen, Walter H. ("Hack"), Aircraft Commander, Allen Crew (NL), DOD November 24, 2016, Delray Beach, Florida, reported by his nephew, Bruce Allen

531st – Burdi, Carlo J., Nose Gunner and Assistant Flight Engineer, Sears' Crew (85), DOD December 31, 2015, Staten Island, New York, reported by his widow, Nettie Burdi

531st – Dukich, Peter, Gunner/Photographer, DOD August 18, 2016, Center Township, Pennsylvania, reported by his daughter, Diane Dukich-Schober

531st – Smolek, Dorothy A., Wife of Emil Smolek, DOD September 23, 2016, Winamac, Indiana, reported by her husband, Emil Smolek

531st – Swanson, Betty P., Widow of Ralph E. Swanson, DOD March 2, 2017, Portland, Oregon, reported by her daughter, Linda Donaldson

OTHER – Dellinger, Johnie Bruce, Brother of Walter H. Dellinger (528th), DOD December 8, 2016, Pontotoc, Mississippi, returned newsletter

To Be Reported in Newsletter #64:

528th – Ellison, Thomas W., Navigator, Bousfield Crew (6), DOD December 26, 1989, Winnsboro, South Carolina, reported by his son, Thomas W. Ellison, Jr.

528th – Laurent, Edmund A., Aircraft Commander, Laurent Crew, DOD July 18, 2017, Phoenix, Arizona, reported by his son, Mike Laurent

528th – McLean, Mildred, Widow of Tony McLean, DOD March 11, 1997, Byron, Georgia, reported by her daughter, Theresa McLean

528th – Shaffer, Merton H., Aircraft Commander, Shaffer Crew (12), Operations Officer, Squadron Commanding Officer, DOD June 13, 2017, San Ramon, California, returned newsletter

529th – Darling, Herbert A., Navigator, Hughes Crew (32), DOD March 9, 2017, Avon, Connecticut, reported by his son, Scott Darling

529th – Magolske, Nicholas, Radio Operator, Mahlon Benson Crew, DOD May 3, 1990, Aurora, Colorado, reported by his daughter, Marie Ranes

529th – Smith, Charles Frederick, Ground Communications, Radar Equipment Maintenance, DOD September 18, 2010, Willmar, Minnesota, reported by his niece-in-law, Christine Smith

531st – Bonavita, Antonio Louis, Radio Operator, Yetter Crew, DOD January 10, 2015, Belleville, New Jersey, reported by his daughter, Diane M. Bonavita

531st – Farrington, Betty, Widow of John A. Farrington, DOD February 18, 2016, Buena Vista, Colorado, reported by her son, John Farrington

531st – Taylor, William Wesley, Ground Staff, Communications, Loran Systems Maintenance, DOD October 23, 1992, Simpsonville, South Carolina, reported by his nephew, John Taylor

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NEWSLETTERS

Issue Number Issue Date PDF Issue Number Issue Date PDF
1 December 1999   36 Fall 2008 News36.pdf
2 March 2000   37 Winter 2008/2009 News37.pdf
3 June 2000   38 Spring 2009 News38.pdf
4 September 2000   39 Summer 2009 News39.pdf
5 December 2000   40 Fall 2009 News40.pdf
6 March 2001   41

Winter 2010

 
7 June 2001   42

Spring 2010

News42.pdf
8 September 2001   43

Summer 2010

News43.pdf
9 December 2001   44

Fall 2010

News44.pdf
10 March 2002   45

Winter 2010/2011

News45.pdf
11 June 2002   46 Spring 2011 News46.pdf
12 August 2002   47 Summer 2011 News47.pdf
13 December 2002   48 Autumn 2011 News48.pdf
14 March 2003   49 Winter 2012 News49.pdf
15 June 2003   50 Spring 2012 News50.pdf
16 August 2003   51 Summer 2012 News51.pdf
17 December 2003   52 Winter 2012/2013 News52.pdf
18 March 2004  

53

Spring 2013

News53.pdf
19 June 2004   54

Autumn 2013

News54.pdf
20 August 2004   55

Spring 2014

News55.pdf
21 December 2004   56 September 2014 News56.pdf
22 March 2005   57 March 2015 News57.pdf
23 June 2005   58 July 2015 News58.pdf
24 September 2005   59 November 2015 News59.pdf
25 December 2005   60 May 2016 News60.pdf
26 March 2006   61 August 2016 News61.pdf
27 June 2006   62 December 2016 News62.pdf
28 September 2006   63 June 2017 News63.pdf
29 December 2006   64 November 2017
30 April 2007 News30.pdf      
31 July 2007 News31.pdf      
32 October 2007 News32.pdf      
33 Winter 2007/2008 News33.pdf      
34 Spring 2008 News34.pdf      
35 Summer 2008 News35.pdf      

 

Last updated:  29 September 2017

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