Name: John Pearcy
Place of Birth: Kokomo, Indiana
Personal History: One brother, one sister, one son, one daughter, three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren
Place of Recruitment: Galveston, Indiana
Branch of Service: U.S. Air Force
Class: Lieutenant colonel
Military Occupation: Bomber crew, on B-17 out of Foggia, Italy
Service History: 1942-1970. Served in WWII; flew 39 missions; shot down over the Adriatic Sea, crash landed. Reserves 1945-1970.
Commendations & Honors: Five air medals, Purple Heart, WWII Victory Medal - D.F.C.
Present Location: Centennial, Colorado
What’s Your Centennial Connection? Moved here in 2004