1st Lt. Thomas B. Columbus, ASN O-662024

10th Air Force / 7th Bombardment Group / 492nd Bombardment Squadron

B-24 Pilot

Active Duty: 4 July 1942    In Theater: 15 Jan 43 to 1 Jan 44

Separation: 18 Nov 45

Distinguished Flying Cross    Air Medal

Asiatic-Pacific Ribbon w/ Bronze Star

American Defense Medal    World War 2 Victory Medal

(Images/Info Courtesy of Marc Columbus, Son)

Air Corps Cadet Thomas B. Columbus

Airman Thomas B. Columbus

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Rest In Peace, Lt. Columbus

Lt. Columbus' Find-A-Grave.com Memorial

7th BG Personnel

492nd BS Personnel