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Albert John Baumler

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Albert John Baumler

Baumler, Albert John. (“Ajax”); b. April 17, 1914, Bayonne, New Jersey; Pilot; Prior military service in the US Army Airforce, had failed out of pilot's training program; Single; Pilot; No party affiliation; received passport# 357328 on December 14, 1936 which listed his address as 43 Myrtle Avenue, Trenton, New Jersey; Arrived in Spain on December 24, 1936; Served with the Republican Airforce; Returned to the US on August 26, 1937 aboard the Empress of Britainia docking in Canada before flying into the US; WWII flew for Claire Chenault's American Volunteer Group, in 1942  he joined the US Army Airforce as officer pilot;  Later served in the Korean War; d. August 2, 1973, Waco, Texas.

Source: SACB, John Carver Edwards, Airmen Without Portfolio, Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, 1997.

Photograph: Albert John “Ajax” Baumler. Photograph from Jan Josef Safarik website. 

 

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