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Eugene Kalinowsky
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1922
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 1944, Germany

Tail Gunner S/Sgt Eugene Kalinowsky, KIA
Service # AF 11 105 754
Squadron: 566th BS 389th Bomb Group
Pilot 1/Lt John R. Hanzlik, POW

Target:Reisholz
Missing Air Crew Report Details
USAAF MACR#: 9481
Date Lost: 15-Oct-44
Serial Number: 42-50760
Aircraft Model B-24J-5-FO
Aircraft Letter: M+
Aircraft Name: MAGGIE'S DRAWERS
Location: Crashed 2 km North of Bad Kreuznach, Germany
Cause: AA 2 KIA, 8 POW

Additional information and research supplied by Sylvia Tongson

According to The North Adams, Massachusetts, Transcript
Monday July 12, 1948 Pg. 3 article about bodies being returned for final burial arrived in New York aboard the US Army Transport named Oglethorpe Victory. The service men whose bodies are being returned to Pittsfield after arriving in this country aboard the transport are:
Pvt. First Class Gerald J. Dube of 11 Forest Place
Pvt First Class Frederick T. Hoffman of 36 South Merriam St. and Staff Sgt. Eugene Kalinowsky of Camp Allegro.

The Bershire Evening Eagle
Friday Aug. 27, 1948 Pg. 6
Funeral services for Sgt. Eugene Kalinowsky were at 1:30 this afternoon at the Newton and Barnfather Funeral Home followed at 2 at the Russian Orthodox Church. Rev. Peter Diakonoff officiated. It was a military funeral in charge of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Burial was in the Pittsfield Cemetery.

The Bershire Evening Eagle
Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Monday Aug. 13, 1945

Local Youth Killed on Last Mission
Sgt. Kalinowsky Had Been Listed As Missing

Mr. and Mrs. Vasily Kalinowsky of Shaker Lane, West Pittsfield, have been notified that their son, Staff Sgt. Eugene Kalinowsky, 24, has been listed as killed in action on the same day he was reported missing. A tail gunner on a B-24, he was flying his 50th and last mission over Germany on Oct. 15 before an expected furlough home.
Sgt. Kalinowsky entered the Air Forces in November, 1942, and prior to that time was employed by the Daly Trucking Company in Dalton. He attended Pittsfield High School.
 
 
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  Anna Michaels Kalinowsky (1896 - 1973)
 
Burial:
Pittsfield Cemetery
Pittsfield
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: unknown
 
Created by: John Dowdy
Record added: Oct 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98200977
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