|Birth: ||Jun. 17, 1925|
|Death: ||Jun. 17, 1945|
S/Sgt. Joseph J. Brozek MIA/KIA
Hometown: Three Rivers, Massachusetts
Squadron: 566th BS 389th Bomb Group
Service # 11107169
Awards: Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters
Pilot: 1st/Lt. Ransford W. Kellogg MIA/KIA
Target: Ferry mission
Missing Air Crew Report Details
USAAF MACR#: 14638
Date Lost: 17-Jun-45
Serial Number: 42-110018
Aircraft Model B-24J
Aircraft Name: Galloping Katie II
Location: Crashed at Sea
Officially the 389th left England for the US May 20 1945.
The ground Echelon returned via ship May 30th.
Some 389th personnel may have been left behind for various reasons, this crew aboard B24 42-110018 was lost while returning to USA 17-Jun-45. Interestingly Silbo and other members from the 704th Squadron, 446th Bomb Group were passengers also lost returning to the states.
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Note: Entered the service from Massachusetts.
Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial
South Cambridgeshire District
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
Maintained by: John Dowdy
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56288160
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