Leonard B Rostkowski

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Object Number - UPL 14530 - Plaque in Old Catton, Norwich.

Killed in Tommy Thumper II over England near Norwich when the engine failed during a steep turn on a practice mission. All crew were killed.

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Units served with

Unofficial emblem of the 467th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Tommy Thumper II
  • Unit: 34th Bomb Group 467th Bomb Group 4th Bomb Squadron 790th Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Died

Old Catton, Norfolk, UK 22 January 1945

Buried

Plot E Row 0 Grave 36

Other

Entered service from

Michigan, USA

Revisions

Date16 Jan 2017 14:55:10
ContributorLucy May
Date8 Apr 2015 15:09:54
Contributorusxpat
Sources

www.oldcatton.com
http://www.usaafdata.com/
American Battle Monuments Commission

Date27 Sep 2014 18:18:34
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Healy book p 215 & Watts book p 179

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