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S/Sgt. Milton McCracken was born Dec 16, 1923 in Westmoreland City, Pa. He was the youngest of 16 children. He enlisted in the Army Air Corps in Feb of 1943 and would ultimately become the Victory Bound's left waist gunner.
He married LaVerna Curry on Jan 17, 1946 and they had a son and two daughters. He retired from a 25 year banking career in 1985 and died in 1999.

As An Armorer

Awards and Certificates

European/Africa/Middle Eastern                       Army Meritorious Unit                                Good Conduct Medal 

             Campaign Medal                                           Commendation


               Discharge Pin                                                    Air Medal                                              WWII Victory Medal


                                                                               American Defense Medal

Mac on His Mechanical Aptitude

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