• College/Year: RC '49
  • Links to Oral History Sessions: Abbey, Thomas E. (June 25, 2016)
  • Conflict(s): World War II
  • Military Branch & Unit: Army Air Forces
  • Theater(s): European

Dr. Thomas E. Abbey was born in Newark, New Jersey, October 10, 1925.  He attended Rutgers in 1943, but quickly joined the Army Air Corps serving until 1946.  He was attached to a squadron of C-47 paratroop drop planes during World War II.