Albers, Edward James, Sr., Maj

Deceased
 
 Service Photo   Service Details
35 kb
View Time Line
Last Rank
Major
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
1021A-Pilot
Last AFSC Group
Aircrew
Primary Unit
1957-1965, 1021A, 3540th Flying Training Wing (Staff)
Service Years
1944 - 1965
Officer Collar Insignia
Major

 Last Photo   Personal Details 

25 kb

Home State
Washington
Washington
Year of Birth
1922
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by SSgt Gerald Jones (Jerry)-Deceased to remember Albers, Edward James, Sr., Maj USAF(Ret).

If you knew or served with this Airman and have additional information or photos to support this Page, please leave a message for the Page Administrator(s) HERE.
 
Contact Info
Home Town
Centrail, WA
Last Address
Winter Park, FL

Date of Passing
Feb 08, 2006
 
Location of Interment
Palm Cemetery - Winter Park, Florida
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified
Military Service Number
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Air Force Retired


 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
ALBERS SR., MAJOR E.J., USAF (RET.), passed away, February 8, 2006, in Winter Park. He was an aircraft commander in Strategic Air Command and was in the reopening of Pinecastle AFB in April 1954, 321st Bomb Wing, B47 Fighter Bombers. When the 306th Bomb Wing transferred to the renamed McCoy AFB, Major Albers went TDY to Castle AFT and retrained in the B52 and become 306th BW Scheduling Officer. After retiring in 1965, he returned to college at Rollins, receiving his Masters in Arts and he taught at Winter Park High for 30 years. Major Albers is honored to be in Who's Who in America, Who's Who in the South and Southwest, and Who's Who in American Education. The following is from the latest edition: Edward James Albers, Sr., retired social studies education; b. Centrail, Wash, July 6, 1922; s. Otto Johnson and Neil Genevieve Albers; m. Caroline Constance Cochran, July 30, 1944; one child, Edward James Jr. Student, Wash. State Coll., 1942, U. Ariz., 1949-51; BA, U. Nebr. Omaha, 1959; MA Rollins Coll., 1966. Cert. tchr. Fla. Commd. 2nd Lt. USAF, 1944, advanced through grades to Maj., 1981, pilot, 1944-85; served command Pilot SAC, ret. 1965; tchr. social studies Winter Park (Fla) H.S., 1966-96; chmn. dept. social studies, 1973-88; ret. 1996. Decorated Yun-Hun medal, Chinese pilot wings, Chinese medal of Honor, 2001. Mem. Air Force Assn., Burma Star (Eng.) Mil. Order of the World Wars (past comdr.), Exptl. Aircraft Assn. and Warbirds, Ret. Officers' Assn., China-Burman-India Vets. Assn., Santa Ana, Calif. AAF Cadet Class 44G Alumni, Train Collectors Assn., Lionel Collectors Assn., Officers' Club, Patrick AFB, Hump Pilots Assn., Daedalians, Sigma Phi Epsilon, Democrat. Episcopalian. Avocations: antique toy train collecting, golf, scuba diving, snow and water skiing, flying. Graveside services will be held Monday, February 13th at 2pm at Palm Cemetery, Winter Park, FL with Military Honors.

Published in the Orlando Sentinel on February 9, 2006


   
Other Comments:
Not Specified
   
 Photo Album   (More...


  1944-1944, Department of the Air Force, Pentagon

Second Lieutenant
From Month/Year
- / 1944
To Month/Year
- / 1944
Unit
Department of the Air Force, Pentagon Unit Page
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
Not Specified
Location
Not Specified
Country/State
Not Specified
   
 Patch
 Department of the Air Force, Pentagon Details

Department of the Air Force, Pentagon
Type
HQ/ Command Element
 
Parent Unit
Department of Defense (DOD)
Strength
Department
Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Feb 25, 2021
   
   
My Photos For This Unit
No Available Photos
67 Members Also There at Same Time
Department of the Air Force, Pentagon

Anderson, Rudolph, Maj, (1951-1962) AFROTC Cadet 1st Lieutenant
Hunter, Frank O'Driscoll, Maj Gen, (1917-1946) Major General
Yeager, Charles Elwood, Brig Gen, (1941-1975) Major General
Cook, Everett Richard, Brig Gen, (1917-1945) Brigadier General
Hayes, Thomas Lloyd, Brig Gen, (1940-1970) Brigadier General
Howard, James Howell, Brig Gen, (1937-1966) Brigadier General
Gabreski, Francis Stanley, Col, (1940-1967) A23 AAF MOS 1055 Colonel
Grosshuesch, Leroy, Col, (1942-1973) 11 Colonel
Haight, Edward Meeker, Col, (1916-1954) Colonel
Healy, James Andrew, Col, (1917-1943) Colonel
Jeffery, Arthur, Col, (1939-1968) 11 Colonel
Larner, Gorman DeFreest, Col, (1918-1945) Colonel
Lindsay, Robert Opie, Col, (1917-1945) Colonel
Stovall, William Howard, Col, (1917-1945) Colonel
Tipton, William, Col, (1917-1945) Colonel
Voll, John J., Col, (1942-1974) Colonel
Welch, Darrell, Col, (1942-1970) Colonel
McMillan, George Bray, Lt Col, (1939-1944) Lieutenant Colonel
Murphy, John Byrd, Col, (1939-1964) A23 AAF MOS 1055 Lieutenant Colonel
Owens, John Sidney, Lt Col, (1917-1919) A23 AAF MOS 1055 Lieutenant Colonel
Thaw, William, Lt Col, (1918-1919) Lieutenant Colonel
Biddle, Charles John, Maj, (1918-1919) Major
Brueland, Lowell Kermit, Lt Col, (1942-1968) A23 AAF MOS 1055 Major
Green, Herschel Harper, Col, (1941-1964) A23 AAF MOS 1055 Major
Hoefker, John, Maj Major
McGuire, Thomas Buchanan, Maj, (1941-1945) Major
Peterson, David McKelvy, Maj, (1918-1919) Major
Seerley, John Joseph, Jr., Maj, (1917-1943) Major
Tobin, Edgar Gardner, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) Major
Hammond, Leonard Coombes, Capt, (1917-1919) Captain
Juchheim, Alwin, Capt, (1942-1945) A23 AAF MOS 1055 Captain
Kindley, Field Eugene, Capt, (1917-1920) Captain
Meigs, Henry, Capt, (1942-1945) A23 AAF MOS 1024 Captain
Meissner, James Armand, Capt, (1917-1919) Captain
Rickenbacker, Edward Vernon, Capt, (1917-1919) Captain
Sewall, Sumner, Capt, (1917-1919) Captain
Sibel, Floyd Leonard, Lt Col, (1942-1955) Captain
Springs, Elliot White, Capt, (1917-1919) Captain
Christensen, Fred Joseph, Lt Col, (1942-1981) First Lieutenant
Furlow, George Willard, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant
Guthrie, Murray Kenneth, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant
Hays, Frank, 1st Lt, (1918-1919) First Lieutenant
Holden, Lansing Colton, 1st Lt, (1918-1919) First Lieutenant
Hudson, Donald, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant
Jones, Clinton, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant
Jones, Richard, Maj, (1943-1971) 183 1835 First Lieutenant
Keating, James Alfred, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant
Knotts, Howard Clayton, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant
Knowles, James, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant
Miller, Zenos, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant
Novotny, George Peter, 1st Lt, (1942-1945) A23 AAF MOS 1055 First Lieutenant
Porter, Kenneth, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant
Ralston, Orville Alfred, Maj, (1917-1942) First Lieutenant
Robertson, Wendel, 1st Lt First Lieutenant
Rudh, Herbert, 1st Lt, (1942-1962) A06 AAF MOS 658 First Lieutenant
Rummel, Leslie, 1st Lt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant
Schiltz, Glen Dale, Maj, (1940-1951) First Lieutenant
Schoen, Karl John, 1st Lt, (1917-1918) First Lieutenant
Spencer, Dale, 1st Lt, (1943-1946) 112 1121Z First Lieutenant
Swaab, Jacques Michael, Capt, (1917-1919) First Lieutenant

Copyright Togetherweserved.com Inc 2003-2011