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William Robert "Bob" Holcomb
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1922
San Bernardino
San Bernardino County
California, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 2010
Loma Linda
San Bernardino County
California, USA

Served as Mayor of San Bernardino from 1971-1985 and again from 1989-1993

In those 20 years, he established himself as an aggressive city booster and oversaw several major developments and milestones.

Holcomb went to San Bernardino High School, and UC Berkeley.

As a co-pilot, he flew bombing missions from England to Germany. Serving in the 8th Air Force in World War II he received eight air medals

Holcomb is survived by his wife, as well as three children: Terri Lee Holcomb-Halstead, William Holcomb and Robert Holcomb. Another son, Jay Holcomb, died in 1977.

Son of Mayor Grant Holcomb he was a fourth- generation descendent of William F.Holcomb, who discovered gold around Big Bear Lake.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Grant Holcomb (1888 - 1943)
  Eleanor Burkham Holcomb (1888 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Pearl Singleton Holcomb (1924 - 2011)
 
 Sibling:
  Grant Holcomb (1917 - 1977)*
  William Robert Holcomb (1922 - 2010)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
San Bernardino
San Bernardino County
California, USA
 
Created by: Barbara LeClaire
Record added: Nov 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62376617
William Robert Bob Holcomb
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William Robert Bob Holcomb
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William Robert Bob Holcomb
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Bob and Billy Clampin together
- Lester Letson
 Added: Dec. 23, 2013

- Barbara LeClaire
 Added: Nov. 30, 2010
 
 
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