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Patrick Schiavo

Military

Assigned to 322BS, 91BG, 8AF USAAF. Member of Reichert crew.

Service

People

  • Harold Reichert

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars
    Assigned to 322BS, 91BG, 8AF USAAF. 35 x combat missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Assigned to BAD3. ...

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Units served with

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

  • 322nd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 44-6578 Rusty Dusty

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Lincoln 12/9/44; Dow Fd 25/9/44; Assigned 731BS/452BG Deopham Green 28/9/44; transferred 332BS/91BG [LG-D] Bassingbourn 7/12/44; 17m taxi collision with 43-38306 with Joe Troccolli 4/4/45, Salvaged. RUSTY DUSTY.

Associated Place

  • Bassingbourn

    Military site : airfield
    Now home to a museum all about the aifield and its USAAF residents (http://www.towermuseumbassingbourn.co.uk/) , Bassingbourn opened in 1938 as part of the RAF's pre-war expansion programme. The RAF continued to use it until late in 1942 when its long...

Events

Event Location Date
Based Bassingbourn 1944 – March 1945

Assigned to 322BS, 91BG, 8AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 April 2021 14:38:21 Emily Changes to middlename, service number, highest rank, biography, awards, events and place associations
Sources

Removed biographical information relevant to the life and service of Patrick Schiavo of the 455th Bomb Group, identified as wrongly being associated with this airman by his son, Michael.

Date Contributor Update
14 February 2018 14:25:18 Al_Skiff Changes to person associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/record/621149437-patrick-schiavo-1918
https://www.fold3.com/image/32148215?terms=Harold%20B%20Reichert
https://www.fold3.com/record/83740468-patrick-j-schiavo
https://www.fold3.com/image/545707093?terms=Patrick%20Schiavo
https://www.fold3.com/record/20360047-patrick-j-schiavo
https://www.fold3.com/image/130013365?terms=Patrick%20Schiavo
https://www.newspapers.com/clip/12357020/delaware_county_daily_times/
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41245573/patrick-j-schiavo

Date Contributor Update
14 February 2018 14:24:01 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, biography, events, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/record/621149437-patrick-schiavo-1918
https://www.fold3.com/image/32148215?terms=Harold%20B%20Reichert
https://www.fold3.com/record/83740468-patrick-j-schiavo
https://www.fold3.com/image/545707093?terms=Patrick%20Schiavo
https://www.fold3.com/record/20360047-patrick-j-schiavo
https://www.fold3.com/image/130013365?terms=Patrick%20Schiavo
https://www.newspapers.com/clip/12357020/delaware_county_daily_times/
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41245573/patrick-j-schiavo

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