USAF PERSONNEL AT BREMERHAVEN, GERMANY
Tours of Duty from 1950 to 1968
LIST 6: WHERE WE LIVE NOW (CITY, STATE, COUNTRY)
Part 6: United States -- Georgia to Idaho
Date of Information: February 2007
        AIR FORCE UNITS BASED AT BREMERHAVEN  
        U S A F S S : 6913th Security Squadron/Group  
          (originally, 41st Radio Squadron, Mobile)  
        U S A F E : 7011th Personnel Processing Squadron  
          3rd SHORAN/Beacon Squadron  
          585th Communications & Guidance Squadron  
          Det 1, 1st Tactical Missile Squadron (Matador)  
          (originally, 1st Pilotless Bomber Squadron)  
     
    NOTE: To determine whether someone you know is living in a city or town near you, first scroll to the country/state (listed alphabetically), then look up the city/town.
    LEGEND: An "X" in the first column means the entire line entry is new; an "X" in the second column means a detail has been updated; a "D" just to the left of a name means the person is deceased, a "W" or an "F" denotes the widow or a family member, respectively, a dash (---) identifies a person assigned to a unit other than the 6913th/41st RSM.
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      GEORGIA   TOTAL: 77 (16 new entries)      
NEW CHG   CITY/TOWN BIRTH/DEATH WIDOW/RELATIVE   FIRST NAME MIDDLE INITIAL LAST NAME   FLIGHT/ BRANCH TOUR OF DUTY   POST-MILITARY CAREER
                         
      NORTHERN GEORGIA
        CHATTAHOOCHEE NATIONAL FOREST (and nearby cities/towns)
X     Epworth - - - -   Ronald E. CHAMBERLAIN   Charlie 1960 to 1963   Earned law degree, practiced law in Palm Harbor, FL (Ret: 2005)
      Blairsville - - - -   Steve KIMSEY   Able, DF Site 1954 to 1956    
                         
        TRENTON (and nearby cities/towns)
X     Trenton [18 mi Sw of Chattanooga, TN] - - - -   Paul L. DUGAN   Able 1964 to 1966   Major Accountant for a Hosiery Mill (Crescent)
      Trenton [18 mi Sw of Chattanooga, TN] - - - -   Vincent LIDSTONE   Charlie 1964 to 1966   Earned degree at U of Maine; worked as chemist at paper mill in Chattanooga, TN (Retired)
                         
        TRION (and nearby cities/towns)
      Trion [12 mi S of La Fayette] - - - -   Roney L. ANTHONY   Charlie: COMM 1963? to 1966    
                         
        ROME (and nearby cities/towns)
      Rome Born: 01-May-1921 Died: 19-Jul-2001 D William V. CRIDER   SPLY 1952 to 1952    
                         
        DALTON (and nearby cities/towns)
      Dalton [30 mi SE of Chattanooga, TN] - - - -   Jack R. FIEST   Able 1964 to 1966   -- Works for Dow Chemical
                         
        CALHOUN, ADAIRSVILLE, CARTERSVILLE
      Cartersville [24 mi E of Rome] - - - -   Gerald R. ARGABRITE   Able 1966 to 1968   Worked for Anhauser Busch Co. (Ret: Dec 2001)
X     Calhoun [22 mi NE of Rome] Born: 20-Mar-1933 Died: 07-Jul-2004 D Dentis E. BRIDGES   - - - 1952? to 1952    
X     Calhoun [22 mi NE of Rome] Widow W Thi Ly BRIDGES   MAINT 1957 to 1959    
      Adairsville [17 mi NE of Rome] - - - -   Herman PETTY   MAINT 1957 to 1959    
                         
        ACWORTH, KENNESAW, MARIETTA
      Acworth [25 mi NW of Atlanta - - - -   Donald W. BOTTING   Charlie, Able 1960 to 1963   Worked in Real Estate, mortgage broker (Retired)
X     Marietta - - - -   Merrill M. BUTLER   Dog 1963 to 1964    
      Kennesaw [18 mi NW of Atlanta - - - -   Robert J. CHRISS   Baker 1964 to 1965   Works as computer specialist for Assurant Group (since 1984)
      Marietta - - - -   William F. HAYGOOD   Baker 1960 to 1964    
  X   Woodstock [12 mi NE of Marietta] - - - -   Mark W. HOOPER   Charlie 1964 to 1967    
      Marietta - - - -   James W. JACOBS   Able 1952 to 1954    
                         
        ATLANTA (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Atlanta Born: 10-Jul-1932 Died: xx-Apr-1984 D Allan J. BAIN   Able 1954 to 1956   Nat'l sales manager for Simmons Mattress Co. in Dallas, TX
      East Point [7 mi S of Atlanta] - - - -   Charles N. BARLOW   Baker 1954 to 1956   Moved to Chicago, got college degree; taught at Elementary School. Moved to Atlanta, taught school for a while, then worked 30 years for the Metro Rapid Transit Auth (Ret: 1995).
      Atlanta - - - -   Clifford E. COPELAND   TRANS 1952 to 1954    
      ["Home" Address] Atlanta - - - -   William C. HICKSON   Easy 1962 to 1965    
      Atlanta Born: 26-Jul-1933 Died: 30-Jun-1996 D Jack F. LAMM   - - - 1952? to 1954?    
      Atlanta Widow W Elaine B. LAMM   - - - - - -    
      Atlanta - - - -   James A. MOSHER   Dog 1964 to 1966    
      Decatur [5 mi E of Atlanta] - - - -   Larry S. ROBINSON   MAINT 1957? to 1959   Worked for Atlanta Transit Authority (Ret: 1996)
      Decatur [5 mi E of Atlanta] - - - -   Mack SHOATS, Jr   Charlie 1952 to 1954    
      Atlanta Born: 05-Dec-1931 Died: 10-Jul-2002 D Zepher I. SMITH, III   MAINT 1964 to 1966    
      Atlanta Son F Zepha I SMITH, IV   - - - - - -    
                         
        DUNWOODY (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Dunwoody [15 mi NE of Atlanta] - - - -   Robert R. MILLER, Jr   SPLY 1954 to 1957    
                         
        ALPHARETTA, CUMMING (and nearby cities/towns)
      Cumming [35 mi NE of Atlanta] - - - -   Daniel W. BRIGHT   Able 1961 to 1962    
      Cumming [35 mi NE of Atlanta] - - - -   William R. CHILDS   Able 1966 to 1967   Administrator (vice principle) and coach at local HS (Retired: 2000)
X     Cumming [35 mi NE of Atlanta] - - - -   Lewis G. COLEMAN   Charlie: COMM 1958? to 1960?    
      Alpharetta Born: 22-Nov-1932 Died: 11-May-2001 D Harold E. POORMAN   Charlie 1953? to 1956?    
      Alpharetta [20 mi NE of Atlanta] Widow W Beverly J. POORMAN   - - - - - -    
      Cumming [35 mi NE of Atlanta] - - - -   Kenneth M. SWAIN   Able 1954 to 1956   Degree from Oregon State; Worked in Forestry and Etymology (Ret: 1994)
                         
        GAINESVILLE (and nearby cities/towns)      
X     Gainesville - - - -   Richard E. BREDAHL   - - - 1961? to 1963?    
                         
        LAVONIA, HARTWELL (and nearby cities/towns)    
      Lavonia - - - -   C. Byron TONEY   Baker 1955? to 1958   Worked many years in the trucking industry, operations (Ret: 200x)
      Hartwell Born: 22-Apr-1931 Died: 22-Jul-2001 D James E. WHITE   MESS 1953? to 1955?    
                         
        STONE MOUNTAIN (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Stone Mountain [12 mi E of Atlanta] - - - -   William L. CREWS   Baker, SPLY 1954 to 1957    
      Stone Mountain [12 mi E of Atlanta] - - - -   John E. CRISPINO   Able 1955 to 1958   (Retired); now operates a mailroom for sporting goods company in Norcross, GA
                         
        LAWRENCEVILLE, SNELLVILLE, WINDER (and nearby cities/towns)
X     Winder [15 mi W of Lawrenceville] - - - -   Gene L. GOMES   Charlie 1960? to 1961?   Worked for Sears in their mgmt training program (Retired); then worked 10 years as a consultant (Retired)
X     Snellville [8 mi S of Lawrenceville] - - - -   William J. NEWKIRT   Able 1964 to 1966   Worked 20 years for Allstate Ins. Co.; now works as an Independent Agent
      Lawrenceville [28 mi NE of Atlanta] - - - -   Jimmie SHUMAN   Baker 1960 to 1962   Earned Degree (Accounting); until 1987, owned his own company (Kodak Micrographics) while in Denver; now works for Info Storage Systems (digital document imaging) in Atlanta
      Snellville [8 mi S of Lawrenceville] - - - -   Donald E. WILBOURN   - - - 1957? to 1959    
                         
        WASHINGTON (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Washington [50 mi SE of Athens] - - - -   Charles E. LEVERETT   Dog 1953 to 1956   Member of the "Satintones", a great Mo-Town vocal group
                         
      CENTRAL GEORGIA
        PALMETTO (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Palmetto - - - -   Perry R. STRICKLAND   Baker 1954 to 1957    
                         
        FAYETTEVILLE, PEACHTREE CITY (and nearby cities/towns)
      Fayetteville [22 mi S of Atlanta] - - - -   Jimmy L. COMER   SPLY 1960 to 1962?    
      Peachtree City [9 mi SW of Fayetteville] - - - -   David H. PIETRO   Able 1962? to 1963   Worked many years in the plastics packaging industry while in Alaska (Ret: 1999)
                         
        MORROW, McDONOUGH, LOCUST GROVE (and nearby cities/towns)
X     McDonough [25 mi SE of Atlanta] - - - -   Jerry D. COKER   - - - 1963? to 1965    
  X   Morrow [15 mi SE of Atlanta] - - - -   James A. CUPP   Dog 1960 to 1963   Northwest Airlines Passenger Service
      McDonough Born: 01-Jul-1924 Died: 29-Apr-1998 D Roy ROBERTS   - - - - - -    
                         
        LaGRANGE (and nearby cities/towns)      
      LaGrange - - - -   Dennis IVEY   Baker 1964? to 1966?    
      LaGrange - - - -   Roger F. LASTER   Dog 1962 to 1964   Worked 36 years for Northwest Airlines (and predecessor airlines) at Atlanta Airport (Ret: 2004)
      LaGrange - - - -   Dudley B. WADE, III   TRANS 1952 to 1954   Worked as Employment Counselor for State of Georgia, then the American Red Cross; author of book called "Three to Make Ready"
                         
        Barnesville (and nearby cities/towns)      
X     Barnesville [30 mi NW of Macon] - - - -   Dale K. SMITH   Charlie 1956 to 1959?    
                         
        Milledgeville (and nearby cities/towns)      
  X   Milledgeville [30 mi NE of Macon] Born: 06-May-1935 Died: 21-Dec-2005 D Elwyn O. COLEMAN, Jr   Charlie 1956 to 1958    
                         
        KEYSVILLE (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Keysville [25 mi SW of Augusta] - - - -   Bruce A. BROXTON   TRANS 1952? to 1954?    
                         
        WADLEY (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Wadley - - - -   Kay F. HEILIG   Able 1956 to 1960    
                         
        SWAINSBORO (and nearby cities/towns)      
X     Swainsboro Widow W Patricia D. COLEMAN   - - - - - -    
                         
        STATESBORO (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Statesboro - - - -   Richard G. SCARBORO   DF Site, ADJ, Able, Easy 1951 to 1955 1957 to 1964    
                         
        COLUMBUS (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Columbus - - - -   Mote W. ANDREWS, II   Able 1952? to 1954    
      Columbus Born: 11-Mar-1930 Died: 13-Nov-1982 D Claude R. COLLIER   Dog 1952? to 1954    
      Columbus Widow W Mary COLLIER   - - - - - -    
X     Columbus Born: 12-Dec-1930 Died: 06-Jun-1995 D Marlin HORNSBY   PERS 1958? to 1960?    
X     Columbus Widow W Elleen HORNSBY   - - - - - -    
                         
        ELLAVILLE (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Ellaville [40 mi SE of Columbus] - - - -   Jerry L. TAYLOR   Dog 1960 to 1963    
                         
        WARNER ROBINS (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Warner Robins [12 mi S of Macon] - - - -   Roy D. BISHOP   Baker 1956 to 1959    
      Warner Robins [12 mi S of Macon] - - - -   James B. LUTHER   Easy 1958 to 1961    
                         
        HAWKINSVILLE (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Hawkinsville - - - -   Dennis H. GOODEARLE   Able 1964 to 1966   Has worked 3 years as Eng Data Mgmt Officer (for Special Forces Operations) at Warner Robins AFB, GA; previously worked 30 years in similar capacity (GPS ground stations) at McClellan AFB, CA
                         
      SOUTHERN GEORGIA
        ALBANY (and nearby cities/towns)      
X     Albany - - - -   Charles W. HEWETT   Charlie 1954 to 1956   Worked in the space and missile industry--Lockheed (Retired)
      Albany - - - -   D. Duane McCASKILL   Charlie 1964 to 1966   Manager of Shoe Dept, Dillard's Dept Stores
      Albany - - - -   Robert E. WOLFE   SCTY 1957 to 1960    
                         
        VALDOSTA (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Valdosta - - - -   Clement C. GREENE, Jr   Baker 1961 to 1963    
                         
      COASTAL GEORGIA
        SAVANNAH (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Pooler [8 mi W of Savannah] - - - -   Leonard M. NeSMITH   Charlie 1955 to 1959    
      Rincon [18 mi NW of Savannah] - - - -   Arnold R. REDDICK   Able 1960? to 1962    
X     Rincon [18 mi NW of Savannah] - - - -   John D. SEAMAN   ADMIN 1954 to 1957?    
      Winterville - - - -   Lane R. FINCHER   Easy 1956 to 1959   Repaired Office Machines for the U of Georgia (Ret: mid 2001)
                         
      HAWAII   TOTAL: 6 (1 new entry)      
NEW CHG   CITY/TOWN BIRTH/DEATH WIDOW/RELATIVE   FIRST NAME MIDDLE INITIAL LAST NAME   FLIGHT/ BRANCH TOUR OF DUTY   POST-MILITARY CAREER
                         
      ISLAND of HAWAII
        Na'alehu (and nearby cities/towns)      
X     Na'alehu - - - -   Paul D. THOMAS   Charlie, Dog 1964 to 1966   Taught classes 20 years for the DoD Dependent Schools in Germnay, Korea and Japan
                         
      ISLAND of OAHU
        HONOLULU (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Kailua [8 mi NE of Honolulu] - - - -   Charles H. LANDENBERGER   Dog, Easy 1954 to 1956   Federal retiree
      Pearl City Born: 27-Feb-1917 Died: 10-Dec-1999 D Frederick C. MEIER   Charlie: COMM, Easy: COMM 1954 to 1957    
      Pearl City [10 mi NW of Honolulu] Widow W Louise J. MEIER   - - - - - -    
                         
      ISLAND of MAUI
        KIHEI (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Kihei (and Palm Harbor, FL) - - - -   Frederick J. PODWOJSKI   Charlie 1963 to 1965?    
                         
      HAWAII -- CITY NOT IDENTIFIED          
        "HOME ADDRESS" (official service records of the USAF)    
      "Home" Address: Hawaii - - - -   William D. REYES   Dog 1964 to 1967    
                         
      IDAHO   TOTAL: 18 (3 new entries)      
NEW CHG   CITY/TOWN BIRTH/DEATH WIDOW/RELATIVE   FIRST NAME MIDDLE INITIAL LAST NAME   FLIGHT/ BRANCH TOUR OF DUTY   POST-MILITARY CAREER
                         
        BANCROFT (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Bancroft - - - -   Wilder L. HATCH   Charlie 1962 to 1965    
                         
        BOISE (and nearby cities/towns)      
      Boise - - - -   Wayne J. HEATON   Baker 1952? to 1956    
      Boise Born: 29-Dec-1914 Died: 26-Dec-1998 D James C. MATTHEWS   - - - - - -    
      Boise Born: 15-Dec-1920 Died: xx-Apr-1977 D James E. NETTLES   Dog 1956 to 1959    
      Boise Widow W Divola W. NETTLES   - - - - - -    
  X   Boise Born: 15-Dec-1920 Died: xx-Apr-1977 D Kenton E. ROBBINS   Easy, MAINT, Charlie, Dog 1955 to 1958?    
      Boise Widow W Dale ROBBINS   - - - - - -    
      Boise - - - -   Alfred L. SCHIMPF   Charlie 1963? to 1966?    
      Boise Born: 24-Jun-1935 Died: 24-Apr-1988 D Glendon W. WILSON   - - - 1960? to 1963    
X     Boise Widow [remarried] W Jo Etta [WILSON] STOTT   - - - - - -    
                         
      Coeur D'Alene - - - -   Patrick D. FILLMORE   MAINT 1952 to 1953? & 1959 to 1962   Worked initially as electrician; worked 14 years in the calibration lab, then as an engineer for GTE (Ret: 1993)
      Emmett Born: 28-May-1931 Died: 15-Apr-2004 D Keith E. HOWELL   TRANS 1951 to 1954    
      Emmett Widow W Faye A. HOWELL   - - - - - -    
X     Nampa - - - -   Robert E. SCHAEFER   MAINT 1959 to 1960   Earned degree (Architecture); worked 11 years for AAFES in Dallas, TX; elected to Idaho State Legislature (1984 to present)
      Pocatello - - - -   Harvey A. MULLINIX   Dog 1963 to 1965   Earned degree (business admin); worked 13 years as auditor/comptroller for the State of Idaho; worked 14 years as director of a medical organization; since 1990, works as a long-haul truck driver
      "Home" Address Rupert Born: 23-May-1937 Died: xx-Sep-1977 D Kenneth L. ALTON   Baker: COMM 1955 to 1958    
X     Sugar City - - - -   Brent M. STRONG   Charlie, Easy 1965 to 1968   Earned PhD; Missionary: Mission President of Slovenia Ljubljana Mission; now Professor at BYU (Chair of Dep't of Foreign Lang and Lit)
                         
        "HOME ADDRESS" (official service records of the USAF)    
      "Home" Address: Idaho Born: 23-May-1937 Died: xx-Sep-1977 D Wyn D. BROWN   COMM 1955? to 1958    
                         
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