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 Louis John Gricco

Louis John Gricco

Birth
New York, USA
Death 12 May 1944 (aged 26)
Germany
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot Section C site 535
Memorial ID 68777678 · View Source
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Son of John (Giovanni) and Lucy Gricco.

Lt. Gricco was killed in action in the skies above Frankfurt, Germany while on a bombing mission in May 1944. 2nd Lt. Gricco was a Bombardier on a B-17 when his aircraft was hit by enemy fire - he 'bailed out directly over the skies of Frankfurt at approximately 1000 ft. in midst of terrific ground fire." per official report.


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NEW YORK
2D LIEUTENANT
452 AAF BOMB GP
WORLD WAR II


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  • Created by: Dee Dubya
  • Added: 22 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68777678
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Louis John Gricco (2 Dec 1917–12 May 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68777678, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Dee Dubya (contributor 47146159) .