Myron Paul Cetwinski

Military ROLL OF HONOUR

Assigned to 733BS, 453BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Brunswick in B-24 41-28745; shot down 8-May-44, Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 4590

Awards: GC, PH.

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Units served with

  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 453rd Bomb Group 733rd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-735812
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: The Bold Sea Rover
  • Unit: 453rd Bomb Group 486th Bomb Group 733rd Bomb Squadron 835th Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Chicago, Illinois, USA 1922-12-19 Son of Nicholas and Josephine Cetwinski.

Died

Salzdahlum, Germany 1944-05-08 Failed to Return (FTR) Brunswick in B-24 41-28745; shot down 8-May-44, Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 4590

Based

Killed in Action (KIA)

Old Buckenham 1944-05-08 Assigned to 733BS, 453BG, 8AF USAAF.

Buried

Elmwood Cemetery and Mausoleum River Grove, Cook County, IL Re-Interred Elmwood Cemetery and Mausoleum River Grove, Cook County, Illinois

Enlisted

Chicago, IL 1942-11-03 Chicago, Illinois