Joseph R Medzihrasky

Military

Shortened his last name to "Medzi" after the war.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 95th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-802509
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Puddles
  • Unit: 3rd Bomb Division 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron 412th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: T'aint A Bird II
  • Unit: 388th Bomb Group 95th Bomb Group Base Air Depot 1 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Peggy Ann
  • Unit: 1st Strategic Air Depot 25th Bomb Group 802nd Reconnaissance Group (SP) 94th Bomb Group 95th Bomb Group Base Air Depot 2 412th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Lucky Strike
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron

Missions

  • Date: 5 June 1944
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  • Date: 4 June 1944
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  • Date: 2 June 1944
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  • Date: 2 June 1944
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Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Cleveland, OH 2 January 1923

Enlisted

Columbus, OH 13 December 1942 Fort Hays

Other

95th BG Combat Tour

Horham 11 December 1943 - 6 June 1944

Other

Wounded In Action

Rostock, Germany 26 February 1944 Unspecified wound during mission

Other

Wounded In Action

Sarreguemines, France 1 May 1944 Wounded in thigh during mission

Died

Parma, OH 28 October 1984

Buried/ Commemorated

Brook Park, OH 31 October 1984 Holy Cross Cemetery Brook Park, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA Add to Map Plot Sec 35, Lot 3438, Grave 2
Cleveland, OH 2811 Vega Avenue