Michele M Carlone

Military

Assigned to 328FS, 352FG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) ramrod to Berlin, after knocking down Me109, spun in and crashed 25 miles SE Wittenburg in P-51 42-106668 Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 4989.

Awards: PH.

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Units served with

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: P-51 Mustang
  • Unit: 352nd Fighter Group 328th Fighter Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-51 Mustang
  • Nicknames: Flossie II Lady Connie
  • Unit: 352nd Fighter Group 328th Fighter Squadron

Places

Aerial photograph of Bodney airfield, looking south east, the barrack sites are in the top centre of the image, 8 June 1945. Photograph taken by No. 542 Squadron, sortie number RAF/106G/UK/369. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Site type: Airfield
  • Known as: Royal Air Force Bodney

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Jefferson County, OH, USA 24 May 1923

Enlisted

Hartford, CT, USA 10 August 1942

Based

Bodney 18 February 1944 - 19 May 1944 Assigned to 328FS, 352FG, 8AF USAAF.

Died

Wittenburg, Germany 19 May 1944 Failed to Return (FTR) ramrod to Berlin, after knocking down Me109, spun in and crashed 25 miles SE Wittenburg in P-51 42-106668 Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 4989.

Other

E/A Destroyed

Wittenburg, Germany 19 May 1944 Me109 destroyed Wittenburg 19-May-44.

Buried

Wittenburg, Germany 20 May 1944 Interred Wittenburg cemetery
New Haven, CT, USA

Buried

Waterbury, CT, USA Re-Interred Calvary cemetery Waterbury, CT