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Angelo Carnivale

Military

Assigned to 355FS, 354FG, 9AF USAAF.

Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

Service

Units served with

  • 9th Air Force
  • 354th Fighter Group

    354th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in the autumn of 1943 and was assigned to the Ninth Air Force in December 1943. The Group were the first to fly P-51 Mustangs operationally and in their bomber escort missions pushed to find the long-range limits of the...

  • 355th Fighter Squadron

Associated Place

  • Lashenden

    Military site : airfield
    Close to but completely separate from RAF Headcorn, Lashenden was built for the RAF during 1942-43 as an Advanced Landing Ground (ALG), initially as a light bomber base and then as a training base for mobile fighter squadrons. Enlarged and improved for...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Brooklyn, NY, USA 10 January 1922

Son of Belfino and Mary Carnivale.

Enlisted Atlantic City, NJ, USA 21 February 1943
Based Lashenden 1944 – 1945

Assigned to 355FS, 354FG, 9AF USAAF.

Crashed 55300 Saint-Mihiel, France 23 March 1945

Belly Landing out of Fuel 4 miles SE St Mihiel France Cat 3 damage 1Lt Angelo L Carnivale, 23-Mar-45.

P-51D20 44-63649 - 355FS 354FG 9AF.

Crashed 91522 Ansbach, Germany 1 May 1945

Crash Landing due to Engine Failure Ansbach/R-45 Germany Cat 3 damage 1Lt Angelo L Carnivale, 1-May-45.

P-51D25 44-72828 - 355FS 354FG 9AF.

Died Brooklyn, NY, USA 25 August 1984
Buried East Farmingdale, NY, USA 25 August 1984

Saint Charles Cemetery
East Farmingdale
Suffolk County
New York, USA

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 May 2017 19:42:25 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/page/83640420_angelo_l%20carnivale/details/
https://www.fold3.com/image/263096653/?terms=Angelo%20Carnivale
https://www.fold3.com/page/13251821_angelo_carnivale/details/
http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbapi.asp?Pilot=Carnivale&Submit7=Go
https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=177166981

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