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Joseph M Darmiento

Military

Shot down 14 May 1943 in B-17 #4124481 '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 Westchester County, New York
Killed in Action (KIA) North Sea 14 May 1943
Died 14 May 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:17:27 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, NARA / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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