Activated on 20 August 1942. The 340th. Bombardment Group trained with B-25's for duty overseas. They arrived in the Mediterranean theater in March 1943. Assigned first to the Ninth Air Force and later (in August 1943) to the Twelfth. Served in combat...
|Born||Williamsport, PA||29 September 1920|
|Enlisted||Harrisburg, PA||18 December 1941|
|Died||Sfax, Tunisia||25 April 1943|
KIA when his a/c collided with another 340th BG a/c over the field at Sfax. Both B-25 crashed to the ground killing both crews.
|Buried||18 June 1948|
Arlington National Cemetery
|24 November 2021 18:45:25||466thHistorian||Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, events, unit associations and place associations|