Caldwell, Harold, SMSgt

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Last Rank
Senior Master Sergeant
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
43191-Aircraft Maintenance Superintendent
Last AFSC Group
Aircraft Maintenance
Primary Unit
1974-1978, 43191, Air Defense Command (ADC)
Service Years
1956 - 1978
Enlisted Collar Insignia
Senior Master Sergeant

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United States
United States
Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by SMSgt John Slusser (WD7F - Chief Admin) to remember Caldwell, Harold, SMSgt USAF(Ret).

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Date of Passing
Jul 16, 1939
Location of Interment
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Harold Eugene Caldwell, 79, of Columbus, MS passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at his residence.

Mr. Caldwell was born July 16, 1939, in Lee County, MS to the late Ruby Hester and George Albert Caldwell. He was a Mason.  Mr. Caldwell served in the United States Airforce as an SMSGT for 22 years. He was a licensed pilot and owned his own plane. Mr. Caldwell was a licensed A and P mechanic and worked for Golden Triangle Regional Airport as an on flight aviation mechanic for many years. In addition to his parents, Mr. Caldwell in preceded in death by his wife- Phyllis Irene Harding Caldwell; daughter- Judy Caldwell; son- John Caldwell; brothers- John Caldwell, Charles Caldwell, and George Caldwell; sisters-Ruth Mallory, Mable Cannon, and Charlotte Caldwell Ivy; and nephew- Tommy Mallory.


Mr. Caldwell is survived by his daughter- Sandra Caldwell; grandchild- Kamery Perkins; sisters- Sue Ricketts, and Betty (Bud) Elzey; sisters-in-laws- Beulah Smith, Shirley Rice and Marie Caldwell; nephews- John Wayne Caldwell, Mike Cannon, Craig Cannon, Ronnie Cannon, Terry Mallory, Danny Caldwell, Billy Mallory, Jerry Caldwell, and Joe Caldwell; nieces- Celia Crawford, Maye Whitehead, and Bev Bagley.

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Aircrew Enlisted (Basic)

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
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  1956, Basic Military Training (Lackland AFB, TX), 3704/653
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Air Training Command1607th Organizational Maintenance SquadronMilitary Air Transport Service (MATS)Headquarters Command (HQ USAF)
1st Air Commando SquadronUnited States Pacific Air Forces (PACAF)4407th Combat Crew Training Squadron (Cadre)Tactical Air Command (TAC)
4413th Combat Crew Training Squadron (Cadre)619th Military Airlift Support SquadronMilitary Airlift Command (MAC)15th Air Base Wing
Air Defense Command (ADC)
  1956-1957, 43131A, Chanute Air Force Base, ILL
  1956-1957, 43131A, Air Training Command
  1957-1957, 43151A, 1607th Organizational Maintenance Squadron
  1957-1960, 43151A, Military Air Transport Service (MATS)
  1958-1960, 43151A, 1624th Support Squadron
  1961-1965, 43171A, Headquarters Command (HQ USAF)
  1965-1966, 43171A, 1st Air Commando Squadron
  1965-1966, 43171A, United States Pacific Air Forces (PACAF)
  1966-1968, 43171A, 4407th Combat Crew Training Squadron (Cadre)
  1966-1969, Tactical Air Command (TAC)
  1968-1969, 43171A, 4413th Combat Crew Training Squadron (Cadre)
  1969-1972, 43171A, 619th Military Airlift Support Squadron
  1969-1972, 43171A, Military Airlift Command (MAC)
  1972-1974, 43191, 15th Air Base Wing
  1972-1974, 43191, United States Pacific Air Forces (PACAF)
  1974-1978, 43191, 46th Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
  1974-1978, 43191, Air Defense Command (ADC)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1965-1966 Vietnam War
 Colleges Attended 
Community College of the Air Force
  1956-1978, Community College of the Air Force
  1980-1982, Others/Not Listed
  1986-1988, Others/Not Listed
 My Aircraft/Missiles
C-124 Globemaster II  C-133 Cargomaster II  C-118 Liftmaster  C-47 Skytrain/Dakota  
T-29 Flying Classroom  C-131 Samaritan  A-1 Skyraider (Sandy, Spad)  A-1 Skyraider (Sandy, Spad)  
AC-130A Gunship  AC-119G/K Shadow/Stinger  C-141 Starlifter  C-5 Galaxy  
O-2 Skymaster  U-4 Aero Commander  T-37 Tweet  T-39 Sabreliner  
T-33 Shooting Star (T-Bird)  UV-18 Twin Otter  
  1957-1960, C-124 Globemaster II
  1958-1960, C-133 Cargomaster II
  1958-1960, C-118 Liftmaster
  1961-1962, C-47 Skytrain/Dakota
  1962-1962, T-29 Flying Classroom
  1963-1965, C-131 Samaritan
  1965-1966, A-1 Skyraider (Sandy, Spad)3
  1966-1968, A-1 Skyraider (Sandy, Spad)
  1968-1969, AC-130A Gunship
  1968-1969, AC-119G/K Shadow/Stinger
  1969-1972, C-141 Starlifter
  1969-1972, C-5 Galaxy
  1972-1974, O-2 Skymaster
  1974-1977, U-4 Aero Commander
  1974-1978, T-37 Tweet
  1974-1978, T-39 Sabreliner
  1974-1978, T-33 Shooting Star (T-Bird)
  1977-1978, UV-18 Twin Otter
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