1LT Newman Camay Golden

1LT Newman Camay Golden

Birth
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Death 17 Oct 1951 (aged 32)
North Korea
Memorial Site* Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA

* A structure erected in honor of someone whose remains lie elsewhere.

Plot Courts of the Missing
Memorial ID 42251190 · View Source
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IN MAY 1949 THEY WERE THE THE VERY FIRST U. S. AIR FORCE TOP GUN PILOTS
332nd Fighter Group - Awarded First Place In The Conventional (Propeller) Aircraft Division

*** THE TUSKEGEE AIRMEN ***

"Top Gun Commander" - Captain Alva Temple

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1st Lt Golden was a Tuskegee Airman during World War 2 in Italy. During the Korean War he was a pilot of a P-51D Mustang Night Figher assigned to the 39th Fighter Interceptor Squardon, 18th Fighter Bomber Group. While on a combat mission over N. Korea, Golden's plane took a direct hit from anti-aircraft fire. The plane burst into flames & crashed. Initially Golden was listed as Missing in Action. On March 31, 1954, his status was changed to presumed Killed in Action Body Not Recovered. Golden's name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Randy
  • Added: 22 Sep 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 42251190
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1LT Newman Camay Golden (12 Oct 1919–17 Oct 1951), Find a Grave Memorial no. 42251190, citing Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave (contributor 8) .