Joseph L. MARKIEWICZ

MARKIEWICZ joseph
ARMY SERIAL NUMBER11041567
AGE23 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1920 Derby, Comté de New Haven CONNECTICUT
STATENew Haven County CONNECTICUT
FAMILYParent: Henrietta Lenart & Joseph MARKIEWICZ
Siblings: John J, Amelia, Gordon F, Stephanie & Edward M
RANKStaff Sergeant
FONCTIONGunner
JOB before ENLISTEMENT CO
DATE of ENLISTEMENT13 january 1942
SQUADRON359th Bomber Squadron
GROUP303rd Bomber Group, Heavy
ARMY8th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH12 february 1943MARKIEWICZ joseph tombe
STATUSPOW
PLACE OF DEATHLa Garenne près de Kergolay - Cne de Motreff
DATA PLANB-17 Fortress - type F-27-BO - s/n 41-24603 BN*Y "The Green Hornet"
Mission: Submarine base in Lorient (56)
Lift-off: 10:30 107 Molesworth Station, Cambridgeshire UK
Shot by hunter (Peter George Eder 7./JG 2) and flak
CEMETERYBRITTANY AMERICAN CEMETERY de St James

Map St James American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
L811
DECORATION
Purple Heart
 
Air Medal + Oak Leaf Cluster
Photo
 
Photo
 8AIRFORCE   303bg 359bs
STORY
 

EQUIPAGE du B-17 Fortress - type F-27-BO
s/n 41-24603 BN*Y "The Green Hornet"

1st Lieutenant Ellis J Jr SANDERSON Pilot Prisoner- Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia
2nd Lieutenant Horace Dale Jr BOWMAN Co Pilot Prisoner- Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia
2nd Lieutenant Grady B WARD Bomber Prisoner- Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia
2nd Lieutenant John W SPENCE Navigator Escaped- Come back UK 15/03/1943
T/Sergeant Sidney DEVERS Mecano Escaped
T/Sergeant Miles B JONES Radio Escaped- by Pyrénées/Gibraltar - Retour UK 25/04/1943
S/Sergeant Frank W GREENE Gunner Escaped- by Pyrénées/Gibraltar - Retour UK 06/08/1943
S/Sergeantt Carlos J SILVA Gunner Prisoner - Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf
S/Sergeant Harry F SWANSON Gunner Prisoner
S/Sergeant Joseph L MARKIEWICZ Gunner Dead- Cem Am de St James

crew The Green Hornet

1Lt Ellis J. Sanderson - 2Lt Horace D. Bowman - 2Lt John W. Spence - 2Lt John W. Plummer
T/Sgt Sidney Devers - T/Sgt Miles B. Jones - S/Sgt Harry F. Swanson - S/Sgt Frank W. Greene - S/Sgt Joseph L. Markiewicz

crew The Green Hornet 1

T/Sgt Miles B. JONES, S/Sgt Frank W. GREENE, S/Sgt Joseph L. MARKIEWICZ, T/Sgt Sidney DENVERS


INFORMATION SOURCEAad.archives.gov/aad - ABMC - Findagrave.com - Francecrashes39-45.net - Evasioncomete.org
PICTURE SOURCEABMC - Findagrave.com - Francecrashes39-45.net - Evasioncomete.org
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud