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Capt Joseph Leo Lang

Capt Joseph Leo Lang

Birth
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 14 Oct 1944 (aged 22)
France
Burial Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France
Plot Plot A Row 9 Grave 47
Memorial ID 56373677 · View Source
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He was a fighter ace in WWII with the 4th Fighter Group and was credited with 7.83 aerial victories. He was shot down over Germany after being jumped by 10 enemy fighters. He was able to shoot down 2 of them before he was killed.

Gravesite Details Entered the Service from Massachusetts.

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  • Maintained by: RB McClelland
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56373677
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Joseph Leo Lang (27 Jun 1922–14 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56373677, citing Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial, Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by RB McClelland (contributor 47629894) .