SSgt Charles K Gordoni

SSgt Charles K Gordoni

Birth
Delaware, USA
Death 4 Jan 1944 (aged 22–23)
Burial Neuville-en-Condroz, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium
Plot Plot B Row 44 Grave 56
Memorial ID 56358432 · View Source
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Charles served as a Staff Sergeant & Radio Operator on B24 #41-23810, 409th Bomber Squadron, 93th Bomber Group, Heavy, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in New Castle County, Delaware prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on November 7, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as Single, without dependents.

Charles was "Killed In Action" during the war.

He was awarded the Air Medal and the Purple Heart.

Service # 13124793

Target: Targets of Opportunity Germany
Missing Air Crew Report Details
USAAF MACR#:
Date Lost: 4-Jan-44
Serial Number:41-23810
Aircraft Model B-24
Aircraft Letter:
Aircraft Name:
Location:
Cause: 6 KIA
2BD flew mission to targets of opportunity while the B17s attacked Kiel port area. The 93rd BG lists 1 ship lost on this date.

Crew of B24 #41-23810
2Lt. Allan F. Rabinovitz
2Lt. Rex S. Walker
SSgt John M Larsen
S/Sgt. Charles K. Gordoni
Sgt. Cornelius Pas
Sgt. Frank E. Perkins, Jr

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56358432
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSgt Charles K Gordoni (1921–4 Jan 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56358432, citing Ardennes American Cemetery and Memorial, Neuville-en-Condroz, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .