John Edwin Barr

John was in the 51st fighter group also part of (Assam Draggins) he carried the first 1000 pound bomb on a p-40 warhawk and dropped a 1000 poundbomb on the Namti Bridge during the japan-Burma conflict he was a Colonel her served the air force for 30 years he flew hundreds of missions when he was in the air force he died in november 1993 and he was also awarded these awards simultaneously The Distingushed flying cross the Silver star and the Air Medal he also posses the american defense ribbon and the asiatic-pacific and the europen theater ribbon







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