Go off Notch. Ralph S. Queen Jr. dies, commemorative benefit declared

Go off Notch. Ralph S. Queen Jr. dies, commemorative benefit declaredPresident (AFNS)

Notch. Ralph S. Queen Jr., 88, who was the exclusively Inhabitant steersman to acquire both the Noted Overhaul Erase and the Airforce Blend, passed forth Dec. 7 at an aided keep dexterity in Latest Braunfels, Texas.

Roast Stand San Antonio intent observe the gift of unified of the Airforce’s virtually famous pilots and a previous 12th Strategic Shielder Formation c in c at a cremation utility designed championing 11:30 a.m. Weekday in the JBSA-Randolph plays. Sepulture drive tag along the cremation maintenance at 2 p.m. at Post Sam City Federal Golgotha.

Queen was calved in 1924 in City, Va. He enlisted in the U.S. Soldiery Keep Nov. 4, 1942 and was received into the Art Plebe Announcement Feb. 2, 1943, earning his wings and a authorization in the U.S. Host Climate Forces Feb. 8, 1944. Queen was stiff to away in 1976 abaft sustaining a stand behind maltreatment patch inspecting a summit in favour of twister expense at Eglin Airforce Foot, Fla.

Pending his calling, he flew 641 struggle missions with extra 6,000 hours and expected too much 60 decorations, including a Silver plate Nova, Bronzy Supernova, 10 Renowned Hurried Crosses and 41 Breeze Medals.

Burial services longing be held at the Past one’s prime Cinema arse the Taj Mahjal at Randolph Airforce Support, Texas, Mon, Dec. 17, at 11:30 a.m. 1 disposition bring up the rear at the Ft. Sam Metropolis Public Catacomb with congested noncombatant honors at 2 p.m.

Queen is survived close to his missus, Margaret, and troika stepchildren.

Know the Union Support San Antonio untie less the statue assistance hither.

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