Capt. Ancil A. Jones, ASN O-855657

Armament Section

10th Air Force / 7th Bombardment Group / 493rd Bombardment Squadron

Enlisted: 17 May 42     Separated: 10 Dec 45

(Info/Images Courtesy of Joetta Scarborough)

From daughter, Joetta Scarborough: My Dad graduated from Lowry Field in Denver on October 20, 1942 and was married to my Mom on the same day. He was sent overseas in December, 1942. He went to Egypt first on his way to India. He came back through Australia and San Francisco in Feb./March 1945. He was stationed in Orlando, was discharged, went to college on the G.I. Bill, and was recalled during the Korean Conflict, but did not see combat. He became an engineer in the Air Force and built air bases in the U.S. and also European NATO bases."

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Capt. Ancil A. Jones

Capt. Jones at right, others unknown.

Capt. Jones at center, others unknown (Captioned: "Glenn and Achins")

Texas BBQ in India, March 1945 (Capt. Jones, center)

Group Photo, 493rd Bombardment Squadron

493rd BS Personnel

7th BG Personnel