George J. Gassaway

George J. Gassaway

Korean War
Service #AF25727147
RankAirman Second Class U.S. Air Force
Date of DeathJuly 10 1953
National Defense Service Medal
Airman Second Class Gassaway was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
Notes
Airman Second Class Gassaway was a spare scanner of a B-29 Superfortress Bomber with the 2nd Air Rescue Squadron, 2nd Bomber Wing based at Hunter Air Force Base, Georgia. On July 10, 1953, his aircraft crashed about seven miles from Hunter AFB, killing all 10 crew members.