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2LT Owen H Salvage
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Birth: 1920
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 1943

Owen served as a Second Lieutenant and Co-Pilot on B-25D-10 Mitchell (#41-30221), 71st Bomber Squadron, 38th Bomber Group, Heavy, U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II.

He reside in Nassau County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army Air Corps on January 23, 1942 in New York City, New York. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Office Clerk and also as Single, without dependents.

Owen was taken as a POW by the Japanese when his plane went down after being attacked by Japanese Aircraft near New Guinea during the war on August 2, 1943.

He was later executed by the Japanese. He was awarded the Air Medal and the Purple Heart.

Service # O-798033

Other crew members on this flight included:

William L Uhler
0-660013
Baltimore, Maryland
Captain, Pilot (MIA/KIA)

Donnelly R. McMillan
O-660876
Parks, Arizona
1st Lt., Navigator (MIA/KIA)

Joseph H. McDonough
13012101
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
S/Sgt Radio (MIA / KIA)

Gerard H. Fortier
11037020
Central Falls, Rhode Island
S/Sgt, Gunner, (MIA / KIA)

( Bio: by Russ Pickett )
 
 
Burial:
Greenfield Cemetery
Uniondale
Nassau County
New York, USA
Plot: Lot 18
 
Created by: Sue
Record added: Oct 04, 2008
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