A TRIBUTE TO MY GRANDFATHER

FREDERIC N. HERNANDEZ

October 29, 1918 - June 2,1994

Serial No. T-122310 / 39157791 / 2nd Lieutenant / Bombardier



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The Making of an AAF Bombardier - WW2 Poster Collection Great-uncle Henry's Page -

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China - Burma - India Theatre On The Internet

China-Burma-India  Remembering the Forgotten Theater of World War II

CBI Order of Battle Unit Lineages and History

Research Room
Dad's War  Finding and Telling Your Father's World War II Story
Center of Military History  U.S. Army History
Documents related to World War II  World War II documents
Google Yahoo eBay  search for China-Burma-India related sites or items

General Information about the CBI Theater
The China-Burma-India Theater  from Wikipedia
CBI Info (archived)  Excellent source of CBI information
Radio Intelligence in CBI Intercepting Japanese radio traffic in CBI
Variations of the CBI Patch  Various styles of CBI Patches are shown
Variations of the Ledo Road Patch  Various styles of the Ledo Road Patch are shown
Colorized Images from CBI  S. Neal Gardner brings life to CBI Images

Stilwell Road (Ledo and Burma Roads)
The Ledo Road Stilwell Road - Story of the Ledo Lifeline  from the original booklet
The Stilwell Road  A Historical Review
Stilwell's Road  Good story about the road
African-Americans and the Ledo/Stilwell Road  Black Engineers on the road
Burma Road Trucks  All about Dodge Trucks on the Burma Road

The Hump
Flying The Hump  Brief history and list of pilots who flew The Hump

Air Forces and Aircraft
CBI Order of Battle  Unit Lineages and History
U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II  In Honor of the Members of the Air Corp
9th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron  Foto Joe in CBI
Combat Cargo Groups in CBI  About Air Cargo operations in CBI
China National Aviation Corporation (CNAC)  First to Fly The Hump
CNAC Hump Pilots  China National Aviation Corporation Association
CBI Hump Pilots  CBI Hump Pilots Association
Doolittle's Tokyo Raiders  Official Roster
In the Hands of God  A Tribute to the Crew of "Poco Moco"

CBI Units and Associations
Merrill's Marauders  Stories of the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional)
Merrill's Marauders Story  Historical reference of the Marauders
Special Operations  OSS Detachment 101
124th Cavalry Regiment  Texas Military Forces Museum

U.S. Army Campaigns in CBI
Burma 1942  7 December 1941 to 26 May 1942
India-Burma  2 April 1942 to 28 January 1945
China Defensive  4 July 1942 to 4 May 1945
Central Burma  29 January to 15 July 1945
China Offensive  5 May to 2 September 1945

CBI Soldiers' Tributes
John J. Gardner  by his son S. Neal Gardner
Charles E. Hacking  by his son Richard Hacking, maintained by Ruth Ann Hacking
Raymond C. Holtz  by his son Robert L. Holtz
John C. Kelley  by his niece
Eugene McGuire  by his son Eugene McGuire, Jr.
LeRoy V. Watson  by his son Chris Watson
Wesley Werner  by his son Bill Werner

Information Directly Related to My Dad's Story
Fort Devens Dad was here prior to being sent overseas
USS Monticello (AP-61)  The ship Dad sailed to India aboard
20th General Hospital  Story includes details of USS Monticello crossing
USS General William F. Hase (AP-146)  The ship Dad returned to the United States aboard
Joseph Doyer  a hero of Myitkyina
CBI Stories  compiled by Chris Watson
CBI Stories and Information  compiled by Gregg Millett
Photos of Calcutta (1945-47)  from Peter Goutierre
Images of India  from Bob Fagelson

CBI Library
Ex-CBI Roundup  Archive of the veteran's magazine

CBI "Theater"
Life-Line to China Re-Opened and other stories Universal Newsreel from YouTube (7:15)

Museums
National Museum of the Pacific War  (Nimitz Museum) Inspiring our youth by honoring our heroes
National D-Day Museum  America's National World War II Museum
Cradle of Aviation  Great aviation museum site
Texas Military Forces Museum  dedicated to Texans who served

World War II Sites
U.S. Army in World War II  Excellent World War II Historical Reference
World War II Multimedia Database  Pictures and video from World War II
U.S. Army Inductee Clothing Issue  Grab your gear
American Aircraft of World War II  World War II Planes
Skylighters  225th AAA Searchlight Battalion site
The Barracks Wall
YANK Magazine  Excerpts and pictures from the Army Weekly

Other Sites of Interest
The Last Bomb US Army Air Forces - Internet Archive
The United States Army  Today's Army Home Page
Arlington National Cemetery  "Where Valor Proudly Sleeps"
Flag Rules and Regulations  Proper U. S. Flag etiquette
Combat Engineers  of the VI Corps. (ETO)
Bombardier's Lounge  Captain Mike plays WW2 Big Band Jazz - "Music That Saved The World"


Home - Medals - Diary Entries - Planes & Crews - Crew Photos - Nose Art

Short Snorters - 7th BG Personnel - 308th BG Personnel

Cadet Class 43-11 - Crews: Casper to Topeka

Documents - Know These Men? - Document Library

The Making of an AAF Bombardier - WW2 Poster Collection Great-uncle Henry's Page -

In Memoriam - Family Photos - Sights From Overseas - Links