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Minos D. Miller

Minos D. Miller
 
Last Name: 
Miller
First Name Middle Initial:
Minos D.
Nick Name:
M.D.
Street: PO Box 1309 City & State:  Jennings, LA E-Mail: md@ruthmiller.com
Zip: 70546 Phone:  337 824-4580 Spouse:  
Conflict: World War II Service Branch:  Navy Unit: Air Group 81   VF-81
Theater: Pacific Fleet, Ulithi, Philippines, Formosa, Lineayon Gulf, Where Captured:  Formosa Date Captured:  3 Jan 45
Camps Held In:  Formosa, Tokyo, Ofuna, Omori - We were "special prisoners" not entitled to be treated by Japs as POW - given up for dead. How Long Interned:  8 months
Liberated / repatriated: liberated Date Liberated:  29 Aug. 45 Age at Capture: 
Medals Received: Purple Heart, "In Navy Before WWII", Victory medal, etc.
Military Job:  Fighter Pilot - Hellcat F6F-5
Flew off  USS Saratoga CV-3, USS Ranger CV-4, USS Wasp CV-18
Company: 
Occupation after War:  Lawyer, Judge, Retired

 

 

Bio:

Born 9-9-20,  BS & LLB  LSU 1947

Minos D. Miller's plane


 

USS Wasp
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