Posted By:Stephen Szabados
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Subject:When were bomber crew members promoted to sergeant
Post Date:August 29, 2012 at 06:30:17
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Forum:United States Air Force Forum
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Enlisted WW II bomber crew members were always sergeants to gain better treatment as POWs if shot down and captured. Does anyone know when this promotion occurred during training? Was it at the completion of their training and deployment to overseas?