1LT Thomas David Cahill

1LT Thomas David Cahill

Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 5 Feb 1945 (aged 23)
Brennero, Provincia di Bolzano, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
Burial Fort Scott, Bourbon County, Kansas, USA
Plot 2, 0, 1855
Memorial ID 451938 View Source
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Thomas D Cahill was residing in Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, Calif. when he enlisted on 18 May, 1942 as a Private directly into the AAC. He was born in New Hampshire in 1921 and is White, a Citizen, had completed 4 years of high-school and was working as a clerk in a general office. Tom was still single at enlistment.

Thomas D Cahill became a commissioned Bombardier/Navigator. Tom was serving in the Mediterranean Theatre, flying Combat Missions over the Brenner, Italy.

Tom was on the B-25 Mitchell "9 M" when it took a direct hit over the target in Italy on 5 Feb. 1945. Lt Cahill flew Combat Missions in the B-25 Mitchells of the 340th Bomb Group, 486th Bomb Squadron based out of the Alesan Air Base on CORSICA, 1944/45.

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His Father: Patrick Henry Cahill
BIRTH 9 DEC 1879 • Concord, New Hampshire
DEATH 28 FEB 1933 • Concord, New Hampshire

His Mother: Mary Agnes Wardner
BIRTH 12 APR 1885 • Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire
DEATH 29 JUL 1965 • Orange County, California

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