20 Jan. 1942
Jack; Jack D Lindh entered the Army Air Corp (19076620) as an Aviation Cadet on 20 January, 1942 from Portland Oregon. Jack was living in Klamath, Oregon and was born in 1919 in Washington State. Jack had completed 2 years of college and was working as a sales clerk. He was single at enlistment.
Jack had completed 50 Combat Missions by 24 Sept. 1943 and was transferred from the 310th Bomb Group, 379th Bomb Squadron to the 12th Air Force HQ on that day.
Jack; 1919-2008 http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=51582725
Jack D Lindh
Birth: Dec. 9, 1919
Death: Oct. 9, 2008
Burial: Santa Rosa Memorial Park
Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA
Plot: Veterans Lawn II Urn Garden - Grave 1131-3B-A
LINDH, Jack D.: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Press Democrat, The (Santa Rosa, CA) - Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Deceased Name: LINDH, Jack D.
LINDH, Jack D.
Passed away on October 9, 2008 in Santa Rosa at the age of 88. Jack was born on December 9, 1919 in Centralia, WA and raised in Klamath Falls, OR. He was a captain in the Army Air Corps from 1942 to 1945 and flew 50 missions in B-25 aircraft in the North African Campaign. After serving as an instructor for the Air Force during the Korean War, he spent the next 30 years as an airline pilot for Pan Am. He was quite the outdoorsman being an avid hunter and fisherman. He was also a fisher of men as an active member of the Gideons for many years. He was a member of the Santa Rosa Bible Church. He is survived by his wife, Grace (Terry) Lindh of Santa Rosa; his two sons, Jack (Guy) Lindh of Colfax, CA and Greg Lindh of Prescott Valley, AZ; his daughter, Barbara Smothers of Santa Rosa; seven grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren. Jack and Terry were married for 63 years. He will be greatly missed.
WWII 57th Bomb Wing Historical Research Team; John T Fitzgerald, Patti Johnson and Barbi Ennis Connolly PRINCESSBARBI_B25@msn.com 321st Bomb Group Historian. additions? corrections?