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John Philip "Jock" Henebry (February 14, 1918 – September 30, 2007) was a United States Air Force major general.

John Henebry
Born(1918-02-14)February 14, 1918
Plainfield, Illinois
DiedSeptember 30, 2007(2007-09-30) (aged 89)
Evanston, Illinois
AllegianceUnited States
Service/branchAir Force
RankMajor General
Unit3rd Wing
Battles/warsOperation Courageous

He was born in Plainfield, Illinois. In 1936, he graduated from Campion High School[1] in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, and then went to the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana, where he graduated from in 1940.

Henebry was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War. General Henebry was one of the commanders in the United States Air Force's 3rd Wing. During the Korean War, he took part in Operation Courageous.

General Henebry, his wife, and family lived in Winnetka, Illinois. He died in Evanston, Illinois.[2][3]

Published worksEdit

  • Henebry, John, The Grim Reaper At Work in the Pacific Theater: The Third Attack Group of the U.S. Fifth Air Force, 2002.


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