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August E Angeli

Military

Wounded on base before the 22 February 1944 mission to Oscherslaben, Germany, where his crew was shot down and all became Prisoner of War (POW)s. Spent 2 months in 30th General Hospital and underwent surgery. Lost the sight of right eye.

Service

Units served with

  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

  • 613th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born San Francisco, California 19 December 1923
Died 13 June 1996
Buried San Francisco, California

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:04:15 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / daughter, http://www.401bg.org/Main/History/Members/Details.aspx?ID=1201

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