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Edward Paretti

Military

Flew 12 missions, honourable discharged following the war. Attacked by ME 262s on 4 April 1945 Mission over Wesendorf.

Service

Units served with

  • 448th Bomb Group

    448th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 448th Bombardment Group was organized on 6 April 1943 and activated on 1 May 1943 at Gowen Field, near Boise, Idaho. The initial training of the air crews took place in Florida. The entire group was assembled Wendover Field, Utah. Both air and...

  • 715th Bomb Squadron

Missions

Associated Place

  • Seething

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1942-43 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Seething had three concrete runways, 51 hardstandings of both loop and 'frying-pan’ types, and two T2 hangars, one on each side of the airfield. It was home to the 448th Bomb Group, equipped with...

Events

Event Location Date
Based Seething February 1945 – June 1945
Died Dobbs Ferry, NY, USA 30 June 2014

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 May 2015 11:45:45 jdossetter Changes to events
Sources

http://rivertowns.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/edward-paretti-93-dobbs-ferry

Date Contributor Update
09 February 2015 11:27:34 Emily Created entry with surname, firstname, nickname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

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