Crosby, Harry Herbert, Lt Col

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
AAF MOS 1034-Navigator
Last AFSC Group
Air Crew (Officer)
Primary Unit
1943-1945, AAF MOS 1034, 100th Bombardment Group, Heavy
Service Years
1942 - 1945
USAAFOfficer Collar Insignia
Lieutenant Colonel

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Home State
North Dakota
North Dakota
Year of Birth
1919
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
New England, North Dakota; Oskaloosa, Iowa
Last Address
Lynn/Essex, Massachusetts

Date of Passing
Jul 28, 2010
 
Location of Interment
East Parish Burying Ground - Newton, Massachusetts
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin


 Unofficial Badges 

US Army Honorable Discharge




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
He was Group Navigator for the 100th Bomb Group, "The Bloody Hundredth", of the 8th AF in WWII and flew 32 combat missions over Europe.
He was cremated and buried beside his first wife in the East Parish Burying Ground, the Old Newton Cemetery.
   
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Sources:

https://aad.archives.gov/aad/record-detail.jsp?dt=893&mtch=4&cat=WR26&tf=F&q=harry+h+crosby&bc=sl&rpp=10&pg=1&rid=1387492&rlst=1965432,2623465,5008051,1387492 

https://100thbg.com/index.php?option=com_bombgrp&view=personnel&id=1082&Itemid=334 

http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/wickedlocal-newton/obituary.aspx?pid=144452617 

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=55821862

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=104766316


Books:

"Masters of the Air", Donald Miller, Simon & Schuster, 2006.
"The Alabama Bomber Boys", Donald E. Wilson, Heritage Books, 2008.
   
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  1942-1943, USAAF Training Command

Second Lieutenant
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Rank
Second Lieutenant
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Country/State
United States
   
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USAAF Training Command
Type
Garrison - Training Command
Existing/Disbanded
Redesignated
Parent Unit
United States Army Air Forces (USAAF)
Strength
Command
Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Apr 20, 2017
   
Memories For This Unit

Other Memories
Navigator and crew training.

   
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63 Members Also There at Same Time
USAAF Training Command

Harrison, Edward Farris, Lt Col, (1936-1949) A08 AAF MOS 1036 Captain
McClure, Charles Lee, Capt, (1940-1945) A08 AAF MOS 1034 Captain
Van Kirk, Theodore Jerome, Maj, (1941-1946) A08 AAF MOS 1034 First Lieutenant
Barks, Arthur Edwin, 2nd Lt, (1942-1943) A08 Second Lieutenant
Halloran, Raymond Francis, 1st Lt, (1942-1946) A08 AAF MOS 1035 Second Lieutenant
Harrison, Edward Farris, Lt Col, (1936-1949) A08 Second Lieutenant
La Mar, John Atwood, 2nd Lt, (1942-1944) A08 AAF MOS 1035 Second Lieutenant
Murphy, John Charles, 1st Lt, (1942-1945) A08 AAF MOS 1035 Second Lieutenant
Thayer, Reginald Holden, Capt, (1941-1953) A08 AAF MOS 1035 Second Lieutenant
Wasilewski, Emil Thomas, 2nd Lt, (1942-1944) A08 Second Lieutenant
Zamperini, Louis Silvie, Capt, (1941-1946) A08 AAF MOS 1035 Second Lieutenant
Goodner, Howard Glenn, TSgt, (1943-1945) A25 AAF MOS 756 [Other Service Rank]
Goodner, Howard Glenn, TSgt, (1943-1945) A07 AAF MOS 611 [Other Service Rank]
Mercer, Charles Oscar, Cpl, (1943-1944) A07 AAF MOS 611 [Other Service Rank]
Ruud, Herbert Gilman, SSgt, (1942-1945) 00 [Other Service Rank]
Wetmore, Ray Shuey, Maj, (1941-1951) A01 AAF MOS 511 [Other Service Rank]
Haviland, Fred Russ, Maj, (1941-1945) A23 AAF MOS 1055 First Lieutenant
Peterson, Edward Joseph, 1st Lt, (1941-1942) A33 AAF MOS 770 First Lieutenant
Rosenthal, Robert, Lt Col, (1941-1945) A33 AAF MOS 770 Second Lieutenant
Schuh, Duerr H., Lt Col, (1942-1968) A33 AAF MOS 770 Second Lieutenant
Braemer, Fred Anthony, Capt, (1935-1966) A07 AAF MOS 509 Master Sergeant
Erwin, Henry Eugene, MSgt, (1942-1947) A25 AAF MOS 756 Corporal
Jackson, Joe Madison, Col, (1941-1973) A01 AAF MOS 747 Corporal
Stacey, Kenneth Loftin, TSgt, (1942-1944) A07 AAF MOS 737 Corporal
Bridges, Roy Dubard, Cpl, (1943-1946) A25 AAF MOS 756 Private First Class
Gerald, Anderson, PFC, (1942-1943) A06 Private First Class
Crenshaw, Claude James, Lt Col, (1942-1965) A01 AAF MOS 747 Private
Kuroki, Ben, TSgt, (1942-1945) 00 Private
Warmer, Benjamin F., SSgt, (1942-1945) A13 AAF MOS 521 Private
Anderson, Raymond A., T5G, (1940-1942) A05 AAF MOS 979 Technician 5th Grade
Beyer, William Rockafeller, Capt, (1942-1945) [Other Service Rank]
Eccles, Peggy, 2nd Lt, (1942-1944) [Other Service Rank]
Gordon, Harry, 1st Lt, (1942-1946) [Other Service Rank]
Hambleton, Iceal Eugene, Lt Col, (1943-1973) [Other Service Rank]
Peterson, Robert Ernest, SSgt, (1942-1945) [Other Service Rank]
Swain, Lawrence Harvey, TSgt, (1943-1944) [Other Service Rank]
Toland, Butler Bell, Lt Col, (1941-1968) Captain
Emrick, Paul Stanley, Lt Gen, (1938-1967) First Lieutenant
Burbridge, Ralph, Maj, (1941-1961) Second Lieutenant
Dubinski, Charles Anthony, Capt, (1942-1962) Second Lieutenant
Kelley, John Calvin, 1st Lt, (1940-1943) Second Lieutenant
Bankey, Ernest Edward, Col, (1941-1968) Staff Sergeant
Agar, John George, Sgt, (1942-1946) Sergeant
Honsowetz, Jack W., Sgt, (1942-1944) Sergeant
Piligno, Rocco, SSgt, (1943-1945) Private First Class
Drew, Urban Leonard, Maj, (1942-1950) Private
Emerson, Donald Roswell, Capt, (1942-1944) Private
Lawter, Lewis B., 2nd Lt, (1942-1943) Private
Randles, Roger C., 2nd Lt, (1943-1944) Private
Wallerstein, Edward L., 2nd Lt, (1941-1945) Private
Whiteker, Benjamin R., 1st Lt, (1943-1945) Private
Williamson, Felix Drewry, Maj, (1939-1947) Private
Zieminski, Edward A., 2nd Lt, (1941-1943) Private
Bombardier School, Big Springs, TX

Dailey, Cole Major, Lt Col, (1942-1973) A08 AAF MOS 1035 Second Lieutenant
Gregory, Jesse E., 2nd Lt, (1943-1944) A08 AAF MOS 1035 Second Lieutenant
Stanton, Arthur, 1st Lt, (1942-1946) A08 Second Lieutenant
Rogers, Roy A., SSgt, (1942-1945) 1A Corporal
Henningsen, Peter V., 1st Lt, (1942-1944) 111 Private
Meadows, Harris R., 2nd Lt, (1942-1944) 111 Private

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