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Armond Cardarelli


Assigned to 450BS,322BG, 9AF USAAF.

Awards: DFC, AM, WWII Victory, EAME.


Units served with

  • 9th Air Force
  • 322nd Bomb Group

    322nd Bomb Group

    The 322nd Bombardment Squadron (Medium) was activated on 19-Jun-1942 at MacDill Field, Florida with B-26B Marauder aircraft. In late September 1942 the unit moved to Drane Field, Florida. The Ground echelon sailed for the UK aboard the Queen Elizabeth...

  • 450th Bomb Squadron


  • 41-31974 "We Can't Miss Victory"

    B-26 Marauder
    Assigned to 450BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) mission to Nantes. Hit by flak in target area, smoke seen trailing from starboard engine, control lost, A/C turned on its back, 2 chutes observed before lost below overcast, crashed Trois...

Associated Place

  • Andrews Field

    Military site : airfield
    The base was known as Great Saling when construction – by US Army engineers – began in 1942 but was renamed Andrews Field in honour of the memory of Gen. Frank M. Andrews, who was killed when the B-24 he was travelling in crash-landed in Iceland on 3...


Event Location Date
Born Onondaga County, NY, USA 1923
Based Andrews Field 1943 – 1944

Assigned to 450BS,322BG, 9AF USAAF.

Enlisted Syracuse, NY, USA 5 June 1943


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31 May 2017 12:28:31 Al_Skiff Changes to service number, role, biography, awards, events, unit associations and place associations

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20 January 2015 06:47:31 Tanks Changes to service number

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20 January 2015 06:44:15 Tanks Changes to surname

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20 January 2015 06:43:53 Tanks Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, unit associations and aircraft associations