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SSgt Thomas J Mccaslin
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Birth: 1918
Death: Jun. 22, 1944
Caen, France

McCaslin, a staff sergeant in the Army Air Forces, went missing in June 1944
over Caen, France, and was listed as dead in June 1945. A gunner on a B-26
Marauder bomber, McCaslin held the Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for
"resolute courage and heroism under fire," and the Air Medal with Oak Leaf
Clusters. He was a graduate of Creighton Prep.

A son of Mr. and Mrs. George McCaslin, he had five brothers who became Catholic
priests and a sister who became a Sinsinawa Dominican nun.

Bio from Omaha World Herald 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Edward McCaslin (1882 - 1981)
  Elizabeth M O'Connor McCaslin (1891 - 1966)
 
 Siblings:
  Kathleen Marie McCaslin (____ - 1971)*
  Thomas J Mccaslin (1918 - 1944)
  Mary Elizabeth McCaslin Burke (1920 - 1999)*
  Rosemary McCaslin (1924 - 1939)*
  George McCaslin (1933 - 1941)*
  Richard F. McCaslin (1934 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Entered the service from Nebraska.
 
Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
 
Maintained by: Loren Bender
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56647452
SSgt Thomas J Mccaslin
Added by: Loren Bender
 
SSgt Thomas J Mccaslin
Added by: Loren Bender
 
SSgt Thomas J Mccaslin
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Added by: Reeves Gilmore
 
 
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Remembering all on the 65th anniversary of D-Day, from the daughter of one who made it through and, today, is remembering all of those who didn't.
- Deb Bernard
 Added: Jun. 6, 2009

- Seagull
 Added: Oct. 25, 2007
 
 
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