Elmer A. Kohn

RADIO TRAINING
Sergeant Elmer A. Kohn, son of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Kohn, Route 3, Fairchild, has been assigned to the Army Air Forces Training Command Radio School at the Sioux Falls Army Air Field, SD for training as a Radio Operator-Mechanic.  Upon completion of the 26-week course, he will take his place as a member of a bomber crew.

Information Submitted by
Norm Nutt
11 December 2007

To continue the story - Kohn completed his training and became a Radio Operator on my B-24 crew in WW2 and we were assigned to the 8th Air Force in England, where we successfully completed many bombing missions.

this photo of our B-24 crew, of which Elmer A. (Al) Kohn was the radio operator.  Photo was taken in early 1945 at the Shipdham, England air field of the 66th Bomb Squadron, 44th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force.