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George V Cuonzo

Military

George was born in Mt Vernon New York and enlisted in 1942. He was a chief radio operator in the 508th 404th and attained the rank of Tech Sergeant. He landed at Utah Beach and fought in the Bulge and moved on to Germany. He enjoyed playing drums with the combo Nix Compris. He maintained life long friendships that began in the 404th. He was a wonderful man, husband, father and grandfather who passed away in 1991

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  • Winkton

    Military site : airfield
    Prepared as an RAF Advanced Landing Ground in 1943, the land was released for grazing before it was again selected for aircraft use, and improved for the Ninth Air Force in 1944. Used briefly by the 404th Fighter Group, it was then abandoned,...

  • Chipelle Airfield

    Military site : airfield

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Born Mt Vernon, NY, USA

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10 May 2018 19:34:17 Nixcompris12422 Changes to service number
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09 May 2018 13:38:25 Lucy May Changes to events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
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08 May 2018 12:59:41 Nixcompris12422 Changes to nationality
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08 May 2018 12:59:05 Nixcompris12422 Changes to highest rank and role
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08 May 2018 12:57:55 Nixcompris12422 Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, biography and media associations
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