Skip to content

January 6, 2016

1

FltOff Gene Autry US Army Air Corps (1942-1946)

by dianeshort2014

View the military service of singer:

autryFltOff Gene Autry US Army Air Corps (Served 1942-1946)
http://airforce.togetherweserved.com/profile/101743

Short Bio: Known as the “Singing Cowboy,” Gene Autry, in World War II Autry enlisted in the United States Army in 1942 and became a Tech. Sergeant in the United States Army Air Corps. Holding a private pilot’s license, he was determined to become an aviator and earned his service pilot rating on 21 June 1944, serving as a C-109 transport pilot with the rank of Filght Officer. Assigned to a unit of the Air Transport Command.

1 Comment Post a comment
  1. Jim Godwin
    Dec 31 2018

    Over several years, I’ve considered Gene Autry my favorite Singing Cowboy! Remember, He served as a Pilot of fuel-transports, or B-24s.

    Like

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Note: HTML is allowed. Your email address will never be published.

Subscribe to comments

%d bloggers like this: