Amherst, Nebraska


Martin Long was from Amherst, Nebraska. He attended Nebraska State Teachers College at Kearney before entering military service. Long commissioned as an aviation officer and continued as a B-29 pilot during the war. He was killed in a bombing mission over Tokyo.

Branch of Service

Army Air Force


1st Lieutenant

Military Occupational Specialty

B-29 Pilot

Death Date


Original Source Location

UNK Archives Briggs Collection, Box 23, Folder 4, Envelope 5

Additional Information

Additional information available in the 1946 Blue and Gold yearbook, viewable at http://library.unk.edu/archives/ . If you'd like to schedule a visit to view these materials in person, or if you'd like to submit additional information, please contact us.

Long-Martin-B23F4E5-02.pdf (786 kB)
Fate of 1st Lt. Martin J. Long Remains Shrouded

Long-Martin-B23F4E5-obituary.pdf (1449 kB)
Obituary for Martin J. Long



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