Walter J KWOKA

 

KWOKA walter j
NUMBER OF SERVICE36398334
AGE25 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1919
ETATCook County ILLINOIS
FAMILYSingle
RANKPFC
FONCTIONNavigator
JOB BEFORE ENLISTEMENTUnskilled transportation occupationsIL
DATE of ENLISTEMENT1 april 1942 Chicago ILLINOIS
 SQUADRON568th Bomb Squadron
 GROUP390th Bomb Group
ARMY8th US Air Force
DATE OF DEATH20 april 1944kwoka walter tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHLe Genetel - Cne de Brix - VALOGNES
DATA PLAN

B-17 Fortress - type G-15-DL - s/n 42-37890 BI*R

"Big Friend / Rovin'Ramona II"

b17

Macr: 4169

Mission: Cherbourg region (50): launching ramp 

Take-off station 153 Framlingham, Suffolk 

Shot by flak 18h57 - Explosion in flight

CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY of Colleville

Map of Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
D412
DECORATION

Purple Heart

World War II Victory Medal

Photo FDLM

victory medal

 

 

usaf  8air force  390bg  568bs 568bs 1
568th Bomb Squadron
STORY
KWOKA walter j presse


SOURCE INFORMATION & PHOTOBruno CADEVILLE - Frédéric LAVERNHE - Francecrashes39-45.net - Aad.archives.gov - Findagrave.com
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud