Joseph S WaydakMilitary
Assigned to 334FS, 4FG, 8AF USAAF.
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Units served with
- Aircraft Type: P-51 Mustang
- Nicknames: Salem Representative
- Unit: 4th Fighter Group 334th Fighter Squadron
- Date: 21 June 1944
- Official Description: The Eighth begins shuttle bombing missions (FRANTIC) between UK and bases in USSR. P-47’s (2 groups) escort the Heavy Bombers from just off German coast to Stendal where a P-51 group continues escort to, and suppprt over, the target (synthetic oil...
|Indiana, USA||18 October 1914||Son of Steve Waydak.|
|Michigan, USA||12 May 1942|
|Debden||9 December 1942 - 26 August 1945||Assigned to 334FS, 4FG, 8AF USAAF.|
|Debden, Loughton IG10 3SW, UK||1 May 1943||Promoted to Tech Sergeant.|
Operation Frantic III
|Russia||21 June 1944 - 3 July 1944||Participated in Operation FRANTIC II, the Russia Shuttle mission.|
|28 February 1969||Honouarable discharge.|
|Riverside, CA, USA||1 April 2005|
|Owosso, MI 48867, USA|
Personal research & 'The Debden Eagles' by Garry L. Fry.
'1000 Destroyed' by Capt. Grover C. Hall, Jr. / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia