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Updated 27th June 2016

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Ron P Knox

Jodi Knox-Sheldon contacted us recently wishing to share details about her father Ron P Knox.

Ron was stationed at Burtonwood in the early 1950's.  He enlisted in the USMC in 1946 and finished his four year term in 1950.  When he was discharged in 1950 he re-enlisted in the USAF.  His Air Force enlistment date was October 15 1950, service number AF13365166 and served for a further four years.

Jodi provided the following pictures including a copy of the ship manifest that bears his name.  Ron sailed on the General Maurice Rose from Fort Dix, New Jersey on December 26, 1950 and arrived in Southampton on January 6th, 1951.  Official number TAP126.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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