Haywood, Thomas, 1stLt

Deceased
 
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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
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 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, NAS Guantanamo, Cuba



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Unit
NAS Guantanamo, Cuba Unit Page
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Location
Not Specified
Country/State
Cuba
 
 
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 NAS Guantanamo, Cuba Details

NAS Guantanamo, Cuba
Type
Air Units
Existing/Disbanded
Existing
Parent Unit
US Navy
Strength
Air Group
Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Jun 7, 2008
   
   
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2 Members Also There at Same Time
NAS Guantanamo, Cuba

Older, Charles, 1stLt, (1939-1941) 75 7598 Second Lieutenant
Kline, Robert Anthony, PFC, (1940-1942) 3 0311 Private

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