TSgt Frank L Savino

Birth
Altoona, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 9 May 1945 (aged 20)
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot D, Row 14, Grave 26
Memorial ID 56768836 · View Source
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Technical Sergeant Savino was the radio
operator aboard B-24J Liberator #44-41179
"Woody Wood Pecker," serving with the 424th
Bomb Squadron, 307th Bomb Group, 13th Air
Force during World War II.

He was shot down by anti aircraft artillery
on mission over the Togian Islands, Dutch
East Indies (Indonesia).

Five crew members were Killed In Action
and five survived and were rescued and
returned to active service.


Family Members

Parents
Gravesite Details Entered the service from Pennsylvania.

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  • Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56768836
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for TSgt Frank L Savino (5 Feb 1925–9 May 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56768836, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by War Graves (contributor 6) .