Ackerman, John Bevier, Maj Gen

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Major General
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
8111-Security and Law Enforcement Staff Officer
Last AFSC Group
Security Police
Primary Unit
1958-1960, Air Force Security Service Command (USAFSS)
Service Years
1932 - 1960
Officer Collar Insignia
Major General

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
1909
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Auburn
Last Address
Beaufort, SC

Date of Passing
Jun 13, 1981
 
Location of Interment
All Saints Churchyard - Hollingbourne, United Kingdom
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

NSACSS Badge Air Force Retired


 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
   
Other Comments:
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 1943-1944, B-29 Superfortress
From Year
1943
To Year
1944
   
Personal Memories
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Aircraft/Missile Information
Model Boeing B-29A Superfortress
Length 99.02 ft | 30.18 m
Width 142.26 ft | 43.36 m
Height 29.56 ft | 9.01 m
Engine(s) 4 x Wright R-3350-57 radial piston engines generating 2,200hp.
Empty Weight 71,361 lbs | 32,369 kg
MTOW 141,102 lbs | 64,003 kg
Max Speed 358 mph | 576 km/h | 311 kts
Max Range 4,100 miles | 6,598 km
Ceiling 31,808 ft | 9,695 m | 6.0 miles
Climb Rate 526.3 ft/min (160.4 m/min)
Hardpoints 0
Armament 4 x 12.7mm machine guns in electrically-operated dorsal turret
2 x 12.7mm machine guns in electrically-operated under-nose turret
2 x 12.7mm machine guns electrically-operated turret over rear fuselage.
2 x 12.7mm machine guns electrically-operated turret under rear fuselage
2 x 12.7mm machine guns in tail gun position
1 x 20mm cannon in tail gun position

6,000lbs or internal ordnance.
Accommodations 10
Operators the United States of America

   
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Last Updated: Dec 7, 2014
   
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  • Ambrose, Earle, Col, (1942-2009)
  • Arnett, Vern H., 1st Lt, (1942-1947)
  • Awbrey, Wilman, SSgt, (1943-1945)
  • Baudendistel, Jon
  • Bock, Frederick, C., Maj, (1941-1945)
  • Boose, David
  • Burditt, Orville, TSgt, (1943-1947)
  • Burket, Harry Edgar, SSgt, (1939-1945)
  • Burris, Carl, 1stSgt, (1943-1946)
  • Chappell, Mary H., (1943-1945)
  • CMARIK, GEORGE, 1st Lt, (1943-1944)
  • Daguanno, Anthony, 1st Lt, (1943-1946)
  • Davis, Harold, SSgt, (1942-1945)
  • Deterding, Floyd, M., Lt Col, (1936-1958)
  • Dion, Ulric J, FltOff, (1941-1945)
  • Doiron, Walter, MSgt, (1940-1960)
  • Farnham, Jack, 1st Lt, (1942-1945)
  • Fenity, Robert, 1st Lt, (1943-1945)
  • Frink, Howard G, SSgt, (1943-1946)
  • Green, Alex Edward Samuel, Maj, (1944-1945)
  • Hanson, Helmer Clayton, Lt Col, (1941-1969)
  • Hewitt, Milas, 1stSgt, (1942-1946)
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