Ted Eugene Dilley

Ted Eugene Dilley

Birth
Death 6 Nov 1963 (aged 40)
Burial Gardena, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Memorial ID 138120691 · View Source
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USAAF WORLD WAR II
Radio Op. S/Sgt. Ted E. Dilley POW
Hometown: Illinois
Squadron: 327th 92nd Bomb Group
Service #16162307
Awards: Prisoner of War Medal
Pilot 2nd/Lt. Homer C. Wall KIA

MACR: 3413
Target: Munster and Hamm
Mission Date: 23-Mar-44
Serial Number: #42-31231
Aircraft Model B-17G
Aircraft Letter:
Aircraft Name:
Location: crashed near Wambeln
Cause: fighters, crew 10 3KIA 7POW

Prisoner of War Medal
Awarded for actions during the World War II
Sergeant Ted E. Dilley, United States Army Air Forces, was captured by German Forces after he was shot down on March 23, 1944 and was held as a Prisoner of War until his return to U.S. Military Control at the end of hostilities in May 1945.

General Orders: NARA Database: Records of World War II Prisoners of War, created, 1942 - 9648

Action Date: March 23, 1944 - May 1945
Service: Army Air Forces
Division: Prisoner of War (Germany)

#42-31231 Crew
2nd/Lt. Homer C. Wall Pilot KIA
2nd/Lt. John H. Abel Co Pilot KIA
2nd/Lt. James P. Hyland Jr. Navigator POW
2nd/Lt. Sidney Trink Bombardier POW
S/Sgt William D. Turner Engineer
S/Sgt. Ted E. Dilley Radio Op. POW
S/Sgt. James DiBrino Gunner POW
S/Sgt. Kenneth W. Porter Gunner POW
S/Sgt. Andrew J. Toporcer Gunner POW
S/Sgt. Leonard A Luba Gunner POW


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  • Maintained by: John Dowdy
  • Originally Created by: Suzy E.
  • Added: 31 Oct 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138120691
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ted Eugene Dilley (23 Jul 1923–6 Nov 1963), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138120691, citing Roosevelt Memorial Park, Gardena, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by John Dowdy (contributor 47791572) .