Staff Sgt. Hovey G. Reed, ASN 06578622

Ground Crew Chief

10th Air Force / 7th Bombardment Group / 9th Bombardment Squadron

Enlisted: 9 November 39

Arrived CBI: March 1942    Departed for ZI: January 1945

Past President, 7th Bombardment Group Historical Foundation

(Images/Info Courtesy of Hank & Andrea (Reed) Sousa)

SSgt. Hovey G. Reed (1953)

Recollections of a CBI Veteran

"When the Army recruiter promised that we would be in the Army Air Corps, and would be allowed to attend a school to train us for a job, Ernie Alexander and I relented. The next thing we knew we were at Fort McDowell..." Read more

Hovey Reed's Memoirs: Part I    Part II    Part III

SSgt. Reed's Obituary


7th BG Personnel