Haywood, Thomas, 1stLt

Deceased
 
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 Service Details
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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Primary MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Last MOSGroup
Pilots/Naval Flight Officers
Primary Unit
1941-1942, 7598, American Volunteer Groups (AVG) Flying Tigers
Service Years
1940 - 1941
Officer Collar Insignia

First Lieutenant

 
 

 Last Photo 
 Personal Details 

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Home State
Minnesota
Minnesota
Year of Birth
1917
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
St. Paul

Date of Passing
Apr 07, 1979
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin


 Unofficial Badges 




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Returned to the States following the disbandment of the AVG in July 1942, and became a captain for Consairway Airlines ferrying B-24s between the United States and Australia. In 1945 joined the newly-formed Flying Tiger Line and flew as a captain with FTL until retirement.
   
Other Comments:
Credited with 4 1/2 air-to-air victories against Japanese while with the AVG in China.
   
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  1940-1941, 7598, MCAS Quantico, VA



From Month/Year
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To Month/Year
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Unit
MCAS Quantico, VA Unit Page
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Location
Not Specified
Country/State
Virginia
 
 
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 MCAS Quantico, VA Details

MCAS Quantico, VA
Type
Base/Station
Existing/Disbanded
Disbanded
Parent Unit
Marine Corps Air Bases East
Strength
Schools/Other
Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Jun 11, 2008
   
   
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11 Members Also There at Same Time
MCAS Quantico, VA

Jernstedt, Kenneth, 1stLt, (1939-1941) 75 7598 Second Lieutenant
Older, Charles, 1stLt, (1939-1941) 75 7598 Second Lieutenant
Hayes, Charles Harold, LtGen, (1930-1965) 75 7503 Captain
Bowman Jr., George Shepard, MGen, (1936-1972) 75 7503 First Lieutenant
Anderson, Norman, MGen, (1936-1972) 75 7503 Second Lieutenant
Kurtis, William, BGen, (1936-1956) 75 7503 Second Lieutenant
Swango, Gordon Benjamin, Capt, (1935-1958) 35 3500 Sergeant
Miller, Gordon, SSgt, (1941-1943) 61 6199 Private 1st Class
Bartlett, John, GySgt, (1941-1961) 3 0300 Private
Latham, Clarence Brown, HMC, (1938-1943) FMF HM-8404 Hospital Corpsman Second Class Petty Officer
Geiger, Roy, Gen, (1907-1947) Colonel

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