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Carlyle Howe Ridenour

Military

C/O 12th Bomber Command.

Awards: DFC, AM (2OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

Service

Units served with

  • 15th Air Force

    15th Air Force


    The Fifteenth Air Force was one of two Strategic Air forces in Europe, along with the Eighth Air Force. ...

  • 376th Bomb Group

    376th Bomb Group

    Group
    Constituted as 376th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 19 Oct 1942 and activated in Palestine on 31 Oct. Began combat immediately, using B-24 aircraft. Operated with Ninth AF from bases in the Middle East, Nov 1942-Sep 1943, and with Twelfth AF from Tunisia...

Associated Place

  • Berca

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Born Denver, CO 8 April 1893

Son of Calvin Howe and Lucy Ridenour.

Died Marietta, GA 27 August 1971
Buried Saint James Episcopal Cemetery Marietta, Cobb County, GA September 1971

Saint James Episcopal Cemetery
Marietta,
Cobb County, Georgia

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 January 2021 21:09:12 Al_Skiff Changes to events
Sources

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31269062/carlyle-howe-ridenour

Date Contributor Update
22 January 2021 21:07:45 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/312132514
https://www.fold3.com/image/107608466
https://www.fold3.com/record/29005708/social-security-death-index-carlyl...
https://www.generals.dk/general/Ridenour/Carlyle_Howe/USA.html
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31269062/carlyle-howe-ridenour

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