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Sibley Reid

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 86th Fighter Group

    86th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group was constituted as 86th Bombardment Group (Light) on 13-Jan 1942, and activated on 10 Feb 1942. It was redesignated 86th Bombardment Group (Dive) in Sep 1942, 86th Fighter-Bomber Group in Aug 1943, and 86th Fighter Group in May 1944. ...

  • 526th Fighter-Bomber Squadron

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Brooklyn, New York 5 April 1920
Lived in Mahwah, New Jersey 1 June 1941

Malcolm Road

Worked for Socony Vacuum Oil Company

Enlisted Newark, New Jersey 29 October 1941
Died Mediterranean Sea off the west coast of Italy 6 February 1944

Lost on a mission to Cisterna Di Roma, picked up by a Cruiser, he was found floating in the Mediterranean Sea

Buried 1945

No Known Grave - Presumed buried at sea

Tablets of The Missing
Sicily-Rome American Cemetery
Sicily-Rome American Cemetery
Piazzale Kennedy, 1
00048
Italy

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
31 January 2021 23:26:58 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/2238/images/44025_08_00...
https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=8939&h=532050&t...
https://www.abmc.gov/decedent-search/reid%3Dsibley
http://raf-112-squadron.org/86thfghonor_roll.html

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