|Birth: ||Jun. 2, 1923|
|Death: ||Nov. 27, 1944, Philippines|
Son of Joseph Cornelius Tidwell and Doyle Agnes Leonard
Enlisted in the Army Air Corps 11 Nov 1942 in Dallas, Texas
33rd Bomber Squadron 22nd Bomber Group
Service # 18217026
Awards: Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, Purple Heart
Died in the Phillipine Sea between Leyte Island, Philippines and Anquar Island, Palau
Listed as missing - nonrecoverable
Ssgt. Norman Tidwell is listed by the American Battle Monuments Commission on "The World War II Honor Roll" it can be accessed by the following link http://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries/cemeteries/ml.php
Once you have reached the site click on WWII database and enter his name.
Joseph Cornelius Tidwell (1901 - 1971)
Doyle Agnes Leonard Tidwell (1903 - 1991)
Melva Jo Tidwell Vantine (1921 - 2011)*
Norman D Tidwell (1923 - 1944)
Note: Entered the service from Texas.
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
National Capital, Philippines
Maintained by: Larry & Susan M.
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56750589