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TSgt Joseph Wayne Bailey

TSgt Joseph Wayne Bailey

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 27 Aug 1944 (aged 19–20)
Burial Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy
Plot E Row 12 Grave 37
Memorial ID 56306216 · View Source
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Son of Mrs. Margaret V. Bailey who resided in West Springfield, New Hampshire.

Joseph served as a Technical Sergeant, 778th Bomber Squadron, 464th Bomber Group, Heavy, U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II.

He resided in Sullivan County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 5, 1943 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Actor and also as Single, without dependents.

Joseph was "Killed In Action" during the war.

He was awarded the "Distinguished Flying Cross", Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, and the Purple Heart.

Service # 11079649

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56306216
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for TSgt Joseph Wayne Bailey (1924–27 Aug 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56306216, citing Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial, Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .