FIRST LIEUTENANT DONALD WHITNEY TUTTLE; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE

January 13, 1919 (Middletown, CT) – October 20, 1968 (Luke AFB, AZ); 49 years oldMarried to Nina “Lucille” Sumner (1914-2003) on February 3, 1943 in Topeka, KansasTwo daughters, Patricia and Donna (1958-2020). One son David W.Local address 96 East Avenue, NorwalkEnlisted on December 18, 1941Serial number 11033809 (Enlisted) and O-791522 (Officer)305TH BOMB GROUP, 364TH BOMBContinue reading “FIRST LIEUTENANT DONALD WHITNEY TUTTLE; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE”

MASTER SERGEANT JOHN ANDREW CALLAHAN; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE

February 9, 1907 (Bridgeport, CT) – May 8, 1954; 47 years old; married the former Dorothy G. Tooker on July 31, 1931 in Norwalk; two children John and JaneLast local address: 200 Woodward Avenue, South NorwalkEnlisted February 24, 1941Service number: 20032951 (also 20132951 on headstone application)20TH AIR DEPOT GROUP, HEADQUARTERS AND HEADQUARTERS SQUADRON Headstone applicationContinue reading “MASTER SERGEANT JOHN ANDREW CALLAHAN; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE”

CAPTAIN JOSEPH ORVILLE “JOEY” BROWN; U.S. AIR FORCE

September 29, 1934 (Norwalk, CT) – April 19, 1966; 31 years oldMarried to the former Marilyn Gould on December 23, 1955 in SacramentoTwo daughters Karen and LauraLast local address: 5 Harvard Street, NorwalkEnlisted on May 9, 1955; Air Force Specialty Code: 1023C, PilotTour Start Date: March 22, 1966Service number: 541957TH AIR FORCE, 505TH TACTICAL AIR CONTROL GROUP, 21ST TACTICALContinue reading “CAPTAIN JOSEPH ORVILLE “JOEY” BROWN; U.S. AIR FORCE”

FIRST LIEUTENANT JOHN BERNARD “JACKIE” MCGUINNESS; U.S. AIR FORCE

October 18, 1928 (Norwalk, CT) – July 19, 1951; 22 years oldUnmarriedLast local address: 402B Washington Village, South NorwalkService number: 1911864Korean War Project Key No: 19499452ND BOMB WING, 729TH BOMB SQUADRON Casualty Location: between Kuni-Ri & Kanggye, North Korea in a B-26B, Aircraft #: 44-34560 Awarded the Air Medal and Purple Heart Medal First LieutenantContinue reading “FIRST LIEUTENANT JOHN BERNARD “JACKIE” MCGUINNESS; U.S. AIR FORCE”