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LAWRENCE M. PORTER

Cummington - Lawrence Milton "Puff" Porter, 93, passed away peacefully April 1, 2017 at home in Cummington. He was born May 9, 1923 in Pittsfield Mass to Leslie and Marion (Pettingill) Porter. Puff graduated from Springfield Technical High School in 1941. He then attended the General Electric Apprentice Drafting School before entering the US Army Air Corps in 1942. He achieved rank of 2nd Lieutenant as a pilot of a B-24 in the 8th Air Force - 392 nd Bomb Group. During WWII his plane was shot down in Hannover Germany on September 11, 1944. He and his crew were captured as Prisoners of War and detained in the Stalag Luft #1 until their liberation on May 15, 1945. He married Glenora "Glenni

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