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Myron Heil Reinhard

Military

This combat missions listed in this bio are only a portion of his total combat tour.

Service

People

  • Royce Bringhurst

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator/Gunner/Togglier | 340th Bomb Group
    A world-renowned strawberry expert who headed the University of California strawberry breeding program from 1953 to 1989.

  • William Convis

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

  • Ralph Crosby

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier/Navigator | 340th Bomb Group

  • Scott Herrin

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

  • James Matchette

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

  • Alexander Stewart

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 340th Bomb Group

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Units served with

  • 340th Bomb Group

    340th Bomb Group

    Group
    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...

  • 489th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Emmaus, Pennsylvania 3 March 1920
Lived in Alburtis, Pennsylvania 1 July 1941

Worked for Longacres Dairy

Enlisted Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 24 September 1941
Overseas Tour Alesan Airfield, Corsica 11 March 1944 – 2 April 1945
Combat Mission Villafranca, Italy 4 November 1944

43-27489 9P
P - A. Stewart
CP - S. Herrin
B - R. Crosby

Combat Mission Padua, Italy 5 November 1944

43-27653 9C
P - Nuessle

Combat Mission Trento, Italy 6 November 1944

43-27655 9M
P - A. Stewart

Combat Mission Casale Monferrato, Italy 10 November 1944

43-27486 9R
P - A. Stewart

Combat Mission Novska, Yugoslavia (now Croatia) 18 November 1944

43-27653 9C
Pilot - Walsh

Combat Mission Faenza, Italy 22 November 1944

43-4101 9K
P - Daniels

Combat Mission Rovereto, Italy 10 December 1944

43-4000 9X
P - R. Martin

Buried Allentown, Pennsylvania 10 December 1944

Jerusalem Western Salisbury Church Cemetery
Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, USA
PLOT Section A, Plot 207, Grave 2

Combat Mission Chiavasso, Italy 14 December 1944

43-4058 9F
P - Harper

Combat Mission Calliano, Italy 27 December 1944

43-27705 9H
P - Machette

Combat Mission Borovnica, Yugoslavia (now Slovenia) 28 December 1944

43-4101 9K
P - Convis

Separated from Active Service Dayton, Ohio 6 October 1945

Patterson Army Airbase

Died Allentown, Pennsylvania 7 December 2010
Buried Allentown, Pennsylvania 10 December 2010

Jerusalem Western Salisbury Church Cemetery
Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, USA
PLOT Section A, Plot 207, Grave 2

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 February 2022 00:39:48 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/101653826/myron-heil-reinhard

Date Contributor Update
23 February 2022 00:38:12 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations
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https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/101653826/myron-heil-reinhard

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