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Armando H Ambalagi

Military

Shot down 14 May 1943 in B-17 41-24481 'Hell's Angels. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

  • 322nd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 41-24481 Hell's Angels

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 322BS/91BG [LG-M] Bangor 2/9/42; Bassingbourn 26/9/42; Missing in Action 10+m Kiel 14/5/43 with Bill Broley, Co-pilot: Albert Davies, Navigator: Armando Ambalagi, Bombardier: Joe Darmiento, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Ed Clyne, Radio...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Gogebic County, Michigan
Killed in Action (KIA) North Sea 14 May 1943
Buried Netherlands American Cemetery, Margratan, The Netherlands (Wall of the Missing)

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:03:56 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 15498 / MACR 15498, Losses of the 8th & 9th AFs Vol. I by Bishop and Hey pp. 117-118, The Ragged Irregulars of Bassingbourn by Havelaar p. 40 and appendix 4 Roll of Honor, ABMC / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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