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Joseph R Warburton

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) As a pilot in Reconnaissance Group, his Spitfire W3797 was involved in a mid-air collision during a training flight 14 Feb. 1943 with another squadron plane Spitfire W3505

Service

Units served with

  • 67th Tactical Reconnaissance Group

    67th Tactical Reconnaissance Group

    Group
    The four Squadrons of the 67th Recon Group (12th Observation - later Reconnaissance Squadron; 107th Observation - later Reconnaissance Squadron; 109th Observation - later Reconnaissance Squadron and 153rd Observation - later Reconnaissance Squadron)...

  • 109th Reconnaissance Squadron

Aircraft

  • W3797

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire W3797 Mk Vb Const #1979, Built at Chattis Hill. ...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Providence County, Rhode Island
Died 14 February 1943
Buried Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, New York

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:17:32 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Losses of the 8th and 9th Air Forces Vol. 1 p.76 by Bishop and Hey

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