R Tonkin was a T/sgt, 62 Bomb Sq, Remote Controll Turret
Mechanic (MOS 960) and lived in Seattle Washington.
Hhe enlisted Oct 3, 1940 and was Honorably Discharged
on 1 Dec 1945. He spent 7 months and 26 days on Guam.
He recieved the Good Conduct Medal, the American Defense
Service Medal, the Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon, the
American Campaign Medal, and the WWII Victory Medals.
He has two sons, Wyatt and Lance, his wife beverly passed
in March of 2006.