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Cut out portrait of Jay Phillips Musler of the 30th Bomb Group, 7th Air Force. Musler served with the RAF in England 1942-1943.

Musler's Wife Barbara has handwritten on the reverse: '1 Yr Trained - Canada (Age 25)- Dec 18-1941. Served: RAF England 1942 to 1943. Has thorough knowledge of heavy aircraft, flew B-24s, B-25s and Wellingtons, Beaufighters, Avro Anson & Spitfires, Lancasters, single & multi engines.

As of Jan 22 1947 - Capt Jay Phillip Musler, Bomber Pilot, 0927528, Air Corps, 2622nd Army Air Force Base Unit. Honorably served in active Federal Service in the Army Air Force of the United States from 9th October 1944 to 22nd Jan 1947. Jay Phillip Musler, born Dec 1 1916, Married to Barbara Banks Musler, Dec 12 1945, 1 child- Jay Phillip Musler Jr, born March 1949. 30th Bomb Group, 38th Bombardment Squad, 7th Air Force, supervised aircraft, maintenance officer.'

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  • Jay Musler

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    American RAF bomber pilot based in England 1942-1943.

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Date Contributor Update
12 November 2014 14:53:13 Emily Created entry with caption and person associations
Sources

Barbara Musler, via American Air Museum Memory Book Correspondence

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