Thomas D. Connolly was born in New York in 1924. In Rye his family lived at 36 Intervale Place and were members of the Church of the Resurrection. Thomas served as an officer in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.
Mr. and Mrs. Almet Reed Latson of 450 E. 19th St.. announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Mary Latson, to Thomas Deignan Connolly Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Deignan Connolly of 36 Intervale Place, Rye, N. Y. Miss Latson, a member of the Brooklyn Eagle staff, at- ' tended the Packer Collegiate Institute and was graduated from Smith College. She is a provisional member of the Junior League of Brooklyn, Inc. Mr. Connolly is a graduate of Rye Country Day School, the Phillips Exeter Academy, and Harvard University, class of 1915. He is a member of Speakers Club and Hasty Pudding-Institute of 1770. He served in the Army Air Corps as a lieutenant in the Pacific. He is associated with the Grocery Store Products Co., Inc., Manhattan. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/71732284/marriage-of-latson-connolly/
Thos. Connolly Aviation Cadet
Thomas D. Connolly, Jr. , son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas D. Connolly of 36 Intervale Place, left Monday to join the Army Air Forces as an aviation cadet. A member of the class of 1945 at Harvard, he will report at the Air Force Classification Center, Nashville, Tenn. , after induction at Fort Devens. Mass.
THE RYE CHRONICLE Friday, April 9, 1943
Lieut. Connolly Resumes Duties
Lt, Thomas D. Connolly, Jr. , son of [Mr. and Mrs. Thomas D. Connolly of Intervale Place, has returned to his
duties after a leave. He is stationed at Selman Field, Monroe, La. , as an instructor at the Army Air Force
PAQE SIX THE RYE CHRONICLE Friday, October 27, 1944
Thomas D. Connolly. Jr. . USAAF. has been promoted to First Lieutenant. Lieut. Connolly, navigator of a B-29,
Is stationed on Guam.
THE RYE CHRONICLE Friday, September 1945
Lieut. Connolly, Back from Pacific, Given Homecoming
Lieut. Thomas D. Connolly, Jr. , now on terminal leave after service in the Pacific with the 20th Air Force, was
honored on Sunday with a cocktail party at the home of his parents on Intervale Place.
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