The missions listed in the bio were gleaned from mission records/load lists. The missions do not represent his complete combat mission record.
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...
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|Born||Norfolk, Nebraska||5 September 1923|
|Lived in||Burbank, California||30 June 1942|
807 East Tujanga
Worked for Lockheed-Vega Aircraft Corp.
|Enlisted||Los Angeles, CA||24 February 1943|
|Combat Mission||PIacenza, Italy||1 October 1944|
|Combat Mission||Faenza, Italy||17 November 1944|
|Combat Mission||Lavis, Italy||22 December 1944|
|Combat Mission||Rovereto, Italy||26 December 1944|
|Combat Mission||Borovnica, Yugoslavia (now Slovenia)||27 December 1944|
|Combat Mission||Borovnica, Yugoslavia (now Slovenia)||28 December 1944|
|Combat Mission||Mota di Livenza, Italy||29 December 1944|
|Combat Mission||Trento, Italy||20 January 1945|
|Combat Mission||Perca, Italy||1 April 1945|
|Died||Los Angeles, CA||25 May 1995|
|Buried||Sylmar, CA||28 May 1995|
Glen Haven Memorial Park
|21 January 2022 03:29:34||466thHistorian||Changes to biography|
added note to bio
|18 January 2022 00:51:13||466thHistorian||Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations|