New Jersey, USA
|Death: ||Jun. 21, 1944, Germany|
467th CASUALTIES as recorded from MISSING AIR CREW REPORTS
21st June 1944: Group Mission No.60 MACR#6235
Target: Workshops at Genshagen, Berlin
B-24H-15-FO 42-52497 "OSAGE EXPRESS" 790BS
Remarks: Aircraft believed hit by flak in the Berlin area. Last seen falling behind the reassembled formation but under control. All of the crew KIA. Speculation, crew successfully bailed out but were subsequently captured and murdered by the German S.S.
1st. Lt. Edwin M. HELTON, Pilot
2nd. Lt. Maurice F. NELSON, Co-pilot
2nd. Lt Richard J. LUDKA, Bombardier
T/Sgt. Warren C. RANKIN, Eng.
T/Sgt. Frank BORCHICK, Radio-op.
S/Sgt. Thomas A. GENSERT, Gunner
S/Sgt. Stanley E. BRZEZOWSKI, Gunner
S/Sgt. Charles L. KNOWLES, Gunner
S/Sgt. Carmine MARGIASSO, Gunner
Joseph Brzezowski (1892 - 1975)
Mary A Buczek Brzezowski (1906 - 1996)
Note: Entered the service from New York.
Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement de la Moselle
Maintained by: Matt's Mom
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56653241
Thank you for your service Stanley. Yours was the ultimate sacrifice.|
Added: Feb. 7, 2013