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Biography
Last Name:
MATTHEWS
First Name Middle Initial:
NORMAN R
Nick Name:
JACK
Street:  109 GROVE AVE City & State: SUFFOLK, VA E-Mail: 
Zip: 23434 Phone:  (757) 539-4971 Spouse: MARY JEAN
Conflict: WW11 Service Branch: Army Air Corp Unit: 91 BS 27 BG(L)
Theater: Where Captured: PHILIPPINES Date Captured: 04/09/42
Camps Held In: O'DONNELL DAVAO CAB. YOKKAICHI TOYAMA How Long Interned: 1245 days
Liberated / repatriated: liberated Date Liberated: 09/05/45 Age at Capture: 22
Medals Received: POW, PURPLE HEART, BRONZE STAR, GOOD CONDUCT, WW11 VICTORY, ADS W/ONE BRONZE STAR, APTS W/ONE BRONZE STAR, PHILIPPINE DEFENSE W/ONE BRONZE STAR, DISTINGQUISHED UNIT BADGE /TWO OAK LEAF CLUSTERS, NATIONAL DEFENSE SERVICE MEDAL
Military Job: AIRCRAFT GUNNER Company: UNITED STATES AIR FORCE
Occupation after War:  RETIRED IN 1968, SUFFOLK CITY BUILDING INSP.

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