Simcoe High 1942-43
Simcoe High School, 1942-43
Last updated: 06 Jun 2016
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This is student: Herb Pangborn
Identified by W.B., Christie & friends
Identified 18 Sep 2004 by Shirley Ross
Confirmed 21 Aug 2005 by his son Robert Pangborn
Confirmed 11 Nov 2006 by his son Dave Pangborn

From Robert: Herb currently lives in Kingston, Ontario. 
His sister Helen and brother Gord still live in Simcoe.

From Dave: Herbert Currie Pangborn was born 19 Oct 1925 
to George Herbert Pangborn and his wife Amy Curry. 
His dad was the manager of the American Can plant, a Simcoe Rotarian, and a member of the Norfolk General Hospital board. 
Herb entered the RCAF in 1944 and spent the last year of the war stationed in Great Britain, where he was injured in a plane crash returning from a mission. He married Marjorie (Madge) Tindale 
of Tillsonburg in 1950.
They had four children: Brant 
(who died 2001), Lynne, David and Robert. 
Herb stayed in the air force until his retirement in 1976 when he moved from Nova Scotia to Kingston, becoming a real estate 
appraiser and antiques dealer. He still lives there and is active 
driving cancer patients to hospital visits, assisting as a police volunteer, and working out at the YMCA with friends from his 
Widows & Widowers group. 
He attended the Dieppe ceremonies in 2005 and was honored by 
the commander of the Royal Dutch Air Force as one of a few dozen surviving veterans issued a special commemorative medal.

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