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SSGT Joseph Stanley Andrescavage
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1920
Shenandoah Heights
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 7, 1944, China

He was the son of Stanley Andrescavage and Anna (Boxter) Andrescavage.

Staff Sergeant in the Army Air Corp. He was killed when the B-24J bomber on which he was a gunner crashed twenty miles south of Luliang, China. All aboard were killed. The aircraft was part of the 10th Air Force, 7th Bombardment Group, 9th Bombardment Squadron.

The Squadron was being used to fly fuel and supplies from India over the Himalayas to the Chinese and United States Army Air Forces based in China.

He received the Purple Heart.

The other men on the flight 
 
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 Parents:
  Stanley Andrescavage (1889 - 1932)
  Anna Helen Boxter Andrescavage (1896 - 1965)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Margaret Andrescavage Zmijewski (1917 - 2012)*
  Aldona M Andrescavage Tragus (1918 - 2009)*
  Joseph Stanley Andrescavage (1920 - 1944)
  Helen Andrescavage Smilanich (1922 - 2003)*
  Lillian Dorothy Andrescavage Palonis (1930 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery
Shenandoah Heights
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: dfr
Record added: Jan 28, 2010
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SSGT Joseph Stanley Andrescavage
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SSGT Joseph Stanley Andrescavage
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SSGT Joseph Stanley Andrescavage
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- RBoyd2
 Added: Feb. 4, 2016

- Sheryl Gloor Jones
 Added: Jan. 29, 2016
Awarded for "Being wounded or killed in any action against an enemy of the United States or as a result of an act of any such enemy or opposing armed forces"
- Ricky Fellows
 Added: Jan. 17, 2016
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