Albright, Oren D., Jr., SSgt

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Primary Unit
1950-1954, US Forces Korea
Service Years
1942 - 1953
Enlisted Collar Insignia
Staff Sergeant

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Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1924
 
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Home Town
Lindale
Last Address
Midland, TX

Date of Passing
Jun 18, 2010
 
Location of Interment
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WW II Honorable Discharge Pin


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US Army Honorable Discharge




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Last Known Activity

Oren D. Albright, Jr. passed away Friday, June 18, 2010 in Midland.

Memorial services will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, June 21, 2010 at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home Chapel.

Oren was born in Lindale, Texas, October 29, 1924 to Oren Albright and Bera Howard Albright. They moved to Odessa in 1941. Oren enlisted in the U.S. Air Force December 9, 1942. He flew 12 missions before his plane was shot down. He spent 13 months as a prisoner of war and was recalled for the Korean Conflict. He remained in active reserve until 1985. After being liberated, Oren returned to Odessa and married Corene Casparis on August 6, 1945. They moved to Midland in 1954.

He is preceded in death by his mother and father, a brother, a sister and a grandson.

Oren is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Oren and Trina Albright of Midland, and his daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Dan Sharp of Katy, Texas. He is also survived by his grandson, Jim Albright and wife Melissa, of New Braunfels, Texas; two granddaughters, Heather Conner and husband Will of Midland and Stephanie Boring and husband Jason of Keller, Texas; two great granddaughters, Lauren Beyer of New Branufels, Texas and Tory Conner of Midland; and three great grandsons, Christopher Albright of New Braunfels, Evan Conner of Midland and Jaxon Boring of Keller.

The family requests that memorials be sent to the U.S.O.: www.uso.org/donate.

 

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  1950-1954, US Forces Korea

Staff Sergeant
From Month/Year
- / 1950
To Month/Year
- / 1954
Unit
US Forces Korea Unit Page
Rank
Staff Sergeant
MOS
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Location
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Country/State
Korea, South
   
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 US Forces Korea Details

US Forces Korea
Type
HQ/ Command Element
Existing/Disbanded
Existing
Parent Unit
Department of Defense (DOD)
Strength
Command
Created/Owned By
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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2019
   
   
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Specht, Leonard Harvey, Maj, (1942-1958) Major
Stoulil, Donald W., Lt Col, (1940-1981) A11 AAF MOS 9300 Major
Bobbett, Robert, Col, (1944-1978) A23 AAF MOS 1065 Captain
Guarino, Lawrence Nicholas, Col, (1943-1975) Captain
Williams, Ronald K., Col, (1953-1976) A23 AAF MOS 1055 Captain
Willis, Jr., Corbin B., Maj, (1941-1961) 111 1115S Captain
Baumler, Albert John, Maj, (1932-1965) A26 AAF MOS 408 Master Sergeant
Houston, W, MSgt, (1960-1980) 424 42410 Master Sergeant
Beaulieu, Paul, CMSgt, (1949-1981) 350 Staff Sergeant
Maguire, William, TSgt Staff Sergeant
Quackenbush Jr., Benjamin V., SMSgt, (1942-1978) 00 Staff Sergeant
Renfroe, Renay R., MSgt, (1951-1971) Staff Sergeant
Langlois, Arthur, SSgt, (1950-1970) A12 AAF MOS 807 Sergeant
Bescup, Kenneth, TSgt, (1951-1976) Airman 1st Class
Dennis, Richard, A1C, (1950-1953) Airman 1st Class
Dowling, Charles Dean, SSgt, (1952-1956) 304 30452 Airman 1st Class
Dowling, Charles Dean, SSgt, (1952-1956) 304 30452 Airman 1st Class
Eldridge, Patrick, A1C, (1951-1955) Airman 1st Class
Lang, Roger, A1C, (1953-1956) 361 36131 Airman 1st Class
Young, Charlie, CMSgt Airman 1st Class
Simshauser, William, E., SMSgt, (1939-1964) Sergeant
Vanderveer, Eugene Edward, SSgt, (1951-1955) Airman 2nd Class
Christensen, Dale Elling, MSgt, (1951-1970) 00 00E Airman 3rd Class
Glanton, Robert E. Lee, SMSgt, (1952-1982) 431 43151 Airman 3rd Class
Ruddell, Ralph, MSgt, (1953-1973) 431 43151 Airman 3rd Class
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Riess, Louis Charles, Brig Gen, (1943-1982) Second Lieutenant

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