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CURRENT/UPCOMING EVENTS


Reunions

LAST HURRAH -- 2018 Reunion

The final last hurrah was held in Tucson, Arizona, November 1-4, 2018, at the Radisson Suites, 6555 E Speedway Blvd. No further annual reunions planned, although there's the possibility of having future reunions, but not on an annual basis - stay tuned!


TAPS

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Recently reported TAPS (Reported 2019):

Reported in Newsletter #66 (January 2019)

528th – Baker, Dexter K., Sr., Aircraft Commander, Baker's Crew (4), DOD October 14, 2018, Seattle, Washington, reported by his son, Greg Baker

528th – Borgese, Patrick, Communications/Radar Mechanic, DOD July 4, 2000, New York, New York, reported by his daughter, Patrice Borgese

528th - DiDomenico, John M. ("Mike"), son of John S. DiDomenico, DOD August 5, 2018, Gretna, Louisiana, reported by his widow, Holly

528th – Lehigh, David L., Bombardier, Boeshaar's Crew (4), DOD May 1, 2015, reported by his daughter, Anita Mitchell

528th – Lehigh, Marie, Widow of David L. Lehigh, DOD May 1, 2017, reported by her daughter, Anita Mitchell

528th/529th - Craig, Alice Picton, widow of Douglas S. Craig, DOD September 9, 2018, Houston, Texas, reported by Tristan Lorraine

529th – Carlage, Fred D., Navigator, Ivey's Crew (40), DOD June 1, 2018, Woodstock, Connecticut, reported by his grandson on Facebook

529th/Group - Fain, James E. ("Jim"), Ground Staff, Intelligence Officer, April 14, 2012, Savannah, Georgia, TAPS found during internet search

529th – Freeh, William S., Gunner, Watkins' Crew, DOD October 2, 2016, Hudson, Florida, reported by his son, Greg Freeh

529th – McIntyre, Daniel Edison ("Eddie"), Bombardier, Janssen's Crew, DOD January 14, 2009, Tampa Bay, Florida, reported by his nephew, Edison McIntyre

530th – Batcheler, C. Garnet (Meenan), widow of Frederick A. Batcheler, DOD November 5, 2003, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, reported by her grandson, Andrew Juris

530th – Juris, Nancy E. (Batcheler), daughter of Frederick A. Batcheler, DOD August 29, 2017, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, reported by her son, Andrew Juris

530th – Norstrom, Milton D., Bombardier, Lutsey's Crew (87), DOD March 19, 2015, Dolton, Illinois, reported by his son, Scott Norstrom

530th - Struck, Dewey W., Radio Operator and Waist Gunner, Bratton's Crew (21), DOD February 8, 2018, Eastland, Texas, reported by his daughter, Traci Struck

531st - Annesser, August John ("John"), Ground Staff, Operations Clerk, DOD July 11, 2017, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, returned mail

531st - Fontana, Floyd J., Gunner, Perry's Crew, DOD December 29, 1982, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, reported by his niece, Suzanne Fontana-Bailey

531st/530th – Stoddard, Daniel E., Gunner, Perry's Crew (531st) and Montiverde's Crew (530th), DOD December 2, 2017, Staten Island, New York, reported by his son-in-law, Steve Reynolds

SQDN UNKNOWN - Faircloth, Junior Jenkins ("Jay"), Supply Technician, DOD May 4, 1976, Durham, North Carolina, reported by his daughter, Cindy Brochure


REPORTED IN NEWSLETTER #67 (June 2019)

528th - Gay, William S., Jr., Ground Staff, Sheet Metal Worker, and volunteer side gunner, DOD May 25, 2019, Colleyville, Texas, reported by his son, Kirk Gay

528th - Miller, Faber Ellsworth, Flight Engineer, Kemp Crew (11), DOD July 23, 1980, Fresno, California, reported by his stepdaughter Clarissa Vargas and his son, Robert Miller

529th - DiPierro, Louis J., Gunner, Barton Crew, DOD March 31, 1996, Poughkeepsie, New York, reported by his son, George DiPierro

529th - Sauer, Kenneth A., Navigator, Harrison Crew (39), DOD July 7, 2015, Suntree, Florida, reported by his son, Steve Sauer

530th - Sparger, Margaret, Widow of Howard D. Sparger (DOD 12/1/1993), DOD September 30, 2015, Ardmore, Oklahoma, reported by her son, Richard Sparger

531st - Lundberg, John R., Jr., Pilot, Forssell Crew (77), DOD December 28, 2018, Vallejo, California, reported by his niece, Connie Allen

531st - Martone, Vincent P., Ground Crew, Radio Operator Mechanic, DOD May 13, 2012, Bradford, Connecticut, reported by his daughter, Marian Martone


Reported in Newsletter #68 (November 2019)

528th - Graham, Solon L., Pilot, Hill Crew, DOD July 21, 2019, Chillicothe, Ohio, reported by his son, Paul Graham

RAAF/530th - Crabtree, Edwin L., Pilot/Aircraft Commander, Cesario Crew (52), DOD July 27, 2019, Werribee, Victoria, Australia, reported by his friend, Bill Graham, and Daniel Stockton (b24bestweb.com)

530th - Peachey, Robert E., Gunner, Quinn Crew (57), DOD December 20, 2018, Huntley, Illinois, reported by his daughter, Barbara Conley

530th - Taylor, Charles B., Assistant Flight Engineer/Gunner, Huet and Cruze Crews (51), DOD October 13, 2019, Lebanon, Ohio, reported by his daughter, Lindy Taylor

Group - Casas, Molly M., Widow of Julian L. Casas (his DOD February 15, 2010), DOD August 13, 2019, Baldwin Park, California, reported on the 380th's FB Group page by her daughter, Molly Casas


Click here for the complete TAPS listing


NEWSLETTERS

Issue Number Issue Date PDF Issue Number Issue Date PDF
1 December 1999 News1.pdf 36 Fall 2008 News36.pdf
2 March 2000 News2.pdf 37 Winter 2008/2009 News37.pdf
3 June 2000 News3.pdf 38 Spring 2009 News38.pdf
4 September 2000 News4.pdf 39 Summer 2009 News39.pdf
5 December 2000 News5.pdf 40 Fall 2009 News40.pdf
6 March 2001 News6.pdf 41

Winter 2010

News41.pdf
7 June 2001 News7.pdf 42

Spring 2010

News42.pdf
8 September 2001 News8.pdf 43

Summer 2010

News43.pdf
9 December 2001 News9.pdf 44

Fall 2010

News44.pdf
10 March 2002 News10.pdf 45

Winter 2010/2011

News45.pdf
11 June 2002 News11.pdf 46 Spring 2011 News46.pdf
12 August 2002 News12.pdf 47 Summer 2011 News47.pdf
13 December 2002 News13.pdf 48 Autumn 2011 News48.pdf
14 March 2003 News14.pdf 49 Winter 2012 News49.pdf
15 June 2003 News15.pdf 50 Spring 2012 News50.pdf
16 August 2003 News16.pdf 51 Summer 2012 News51.pdf
17 December 2003 News17.pdf 52 Winter 2012/2013 News52.pdf
18 March 2004 News18.pdf

53

Spring 2013

News53.pdf
19 June 2004 News19.pdf 54

Autumn 2013

News54.pdf
20 August 2004 News20.pdf 55

Spring 2014

News55.pdf
21 December 2004 News21.pdf 56 September 2014 News56.pdf
22 March 2005 News22.pdf 57 March 2015 News57.pdf
23 June 2005 News23.pdf 58 July 2015 News58.pdf
24 September 2005 News24.pdf 59 November 2015 News59.pdf
25 December 2005 News25.pdf 60 May 2016 News60.pdf
26 March 2006 News26.pdf 61 August 2016 News61.pdf
27 June 2006 News27.pdf 62 December 2016 News62.pdf
28 September 2006 News28.pdf 63 June 2017 News63.pdf
29 December 2006 News29.pdf 64 November 2017 News64.pdf
30 April 2007 News30.pdf 65 May 2018 News65.pdf
31 July 2007 News31.pdf 66 January 2019 News66.pdf
32 October 2007 News32.pdf 67 June 2019 News67.pdf
33 Winter 2007/2008 News33.pdf 68 November 2019 News68.pdf
34 Spring 2008 News34.pdf      
35 Summer 2008 News35.pdf      

 

Last updated: 5 November 2019

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