SOLDIER’S PROFILE
Thurman,
Wayne E

October 11, 1910 —

Air Force

War Department, European Theater

Theater of Operation: European

SOLDIER DETAILS

Served: October 5, 1938 — April 1, 1968

Killed in Action: No

Commissioned: Select One

Prisoner of War: No

Gender: Male

Birthplace

NE, Oconto

Lt. Col Thurman was the Assistant to the Deputy Chief of Staff when General Eisenhower was Chief of Staff. He was the Senior Pilot on General and Mrs. Eisenhower's South American Goodwill Tour 1-19 August, 1946. He was in General Eisenhower's official party when General Eisenhower spoke at the Nebraska State Fair on 30 August, 1946. The photo shows a part of the War Department organizational charts.

EISENHOWER RECOLLECTIONS

Lt. Col Thurman was the Assistant to the Deputy Chief of Staff when General Eisenhower was Chief of Staff. He was the Senior Pilot on General and Mrs. Eisenhower's South American Goodwill Tour 1-19 August, 1946. He was in General Eisenhower's official party when General Eisenhower spoke at the Nebraska State Fair on 30 August, 1946. The photo shows a part of the War Department organizational charts.

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