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Antolin Algorri Jr

Military

As 1st Lieutenant, "Al" Algorri served as Navigator on B-17 I'ce Cold Katie', completing 35 missions from June to December 1944. After the war, he went on to serve in Korea and Vietnam, moving up to a rank of Lt Colonel.

Service

People

  • John Woska

    Military | Master Sergeant (1st Grade) | Tail Gunner | 94th Bomb Group

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Units served with

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

  • 332nd Bomb Squadron

    332nd Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Part of 94th Bomb Group.

Aircraft

  • 43-38183 Ice Cold Katie

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 4/7/44; Kearney 14/7/44; Grenier 20/7/44; Assigned 332BS/94BG [XM-J] Rougham 22/7/44; transferred 379BG Kimbolton 23/7/44; 457BG Glatton 24/4/45; Returned to the USA Bradley 1/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 11/7/45;...

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Del Rio, CA 4 September 1921
Died Orange County, FL 9 July 1997
Buried Bushnell, FL

Florida National Cemetery
Bushnell
Florida, USA
Plot: 412 Site 854

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 May 2020 01:02:17 jmoore43 Changes to biography
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Added a "-" to the A/C model number in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
01 September 2015 12:32:00 usxpat Created entry with surname, firstname, suffix, nickname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

Find A Grave Memorial# 269641
Rougham Control Tower Museum memorial plaques
US Veterans gravesites, via ancestry.com
ancestry.com

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