John W. Bales


 

Preferred Name: John

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Date of Birth: December 21, 1937 (August 9, 2012)

Highest Military Grade Held: TSGT

Hometown: Baltimore, MD

Biography

Units Assigned

457th Tactical Fighter Squadron/506th Tactical Fighter Wing
79th Tactical Fighter Squadron/20th Tactical Wing

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Civilian Education

John William Bales – December 21, 1937 – August 9, 2012

Obituary of John William Bales

John William Bales, age 74, went to be with the Lord peacefully on August 9, 2012 after a short battle with cancer. He was born in Baltimore, Maryland on December 21, 1937. He was a retired TSGT, U.S.A.F. and also retired from the Dept. of Defense, civil service.

John affectionately known as Jack or Santa Jack was a beloved husband, dad and grandpa. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother…He is survived by his wife, Shirley Bales; 3 children, 2 step-children, and 6 grandchildren… Interment to follow at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with Air Force military honors.

Biography

Biography

Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

457th Tactical Fighter Squadron/506th Tactical Fighter Wing
79th Tactical Fighter Squadron/20th Tactical Wing

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

Military Education

Civilian Education

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John William Bales – December 21, 1937 – August 9, 2012

Obituary of John William Bales

John William Bales, age 74, went to be with the Lord peacefully on August 9, 2012 after a short battle with cancer. He was born in Baltimore, Maryland on December 21, 1937. He was a retired TSGT, U.S.A.F. and also retired from the Dept. of Defense, civil service.

John affectionately known as Jack or Santa Jack was a beloved husband, dad and grandpa. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother…He is survived by his wife, Shirley Bales; 3 children, 2 step-children, and 6 grandchildren… Interment to follow at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with Air Force military honors.