Technical Sergeant Merlino served with the 333rd Bomb Group, 469th Bomb Squadron from Topeka Army Air Base. He was killed in a training flight crash aboard B-24D Liberator #41-23961, 3 miles northeast of White City, Kansas. Ten other crewmembers also perished.
Burial: Calvary Cemetery Los Angeles Los Angeles County California, USA Plot: F-5, Block 352, Main Mausoleum
Created by: Tim Cook Record added: Dec 29, 2012
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