John D Rundle

John D Rundle

Birth
Death 2 Nov 1943 (aged 30)
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot H, 11529
Memorial ID 2805088 · View Source
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Gunner S/Sgt. John D. Rundle KIA
Hometown: New York
Squadron: 15th AF
Service # 33221236
Awards: Air Medal, Purple Heart
Pilot

Target:
Missing Air Crew Report Details
USAAF MACR#:
Date Lost: 2-Nov-43
Serial Number: 41-24258
Aircraft Model B-24D
Aircraft Letter: A
Aircraft Name: DESERT LILLY
Location: Wiener Neustadt (4th mission) Lower Austria
Cause:Unknown 8KIA
Notes: The first mission ( 4th overall ) by the US Fifteenth Air Force targeting Wiener Neustadt and its nearby Messerschmitt plant. The groups flew 1,600 mile round trip and dropped 312 tons of bombs on the Raxwerke.

Crew of DESERT LILLY
2nd/Lt. Carl Simon
1Lt Harold L. Shick
2nd Lt. Donald D. Brewer
T/Sgt.William J. Dascalakis
S/Sgt.Leonard N. Gish Gunner
S/Sgt. Roy L. Van Cleave Gunner
S/Sgt. Theodore E. Bencivenni Gunner
S/Sgt. John D. Rundle Gunner



Inscription

S/SGT US ARMY
WORLD WAR II


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  • Maintained by: John Dowdy
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 2805088
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John D Rundle (12 May 1913–2 Nov 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 2805088, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by John Dowdy (contributor 47791572) .