Army Air Corps
Mr. Harold M. Mauldin was born May 31, 1923, in Elbert County, Georgia. He was a Tech Sergeant in the Army Air Corp. He served as a radio operator/gunner on a B-17 in the 8th Air Force, 1st Division. Mr. Mauldin flew out of England on high altitude missions over Germany. Two significant raids that he recalls were the bombing of Dresden and the bombing of Berlin. Harold Mauldin recalls having to toss out his gear to make it across the English Channel, bombing out Hitler’s troops in his B-17 plane, and continuing his education on the GI Bill.