Howard V. McCalmont

Howard V. McCalmont

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 20 Jul 1943 (aged 23)
Papua New Guinea
Burial Yuma, Yuma County, Colorado, USA
Plot lot 203
Memorial ID 8219140 · View Source
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World War II US Army Veteran. Served as a Technical Sergeant in the 320th Bomb Squadron, 90th Bomb Group, 5th US Army Air Force. He was a crew member of a B-24 aircraft engaged in a bombing mission on Japanese shipping over Huuon Gulf, New Guinea. Later his formation was attacked by enemy fighters and he was killed in aerial action. He was posthumously cited for meritorious achievement, awarded the Purple Heart and Air Medal.


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  • Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 29 Dec 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8219140
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Howard V. McCalmont (27 Apr 1920–20 Jul 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8219140, citing Yuma Cemetery, Yuma, Yuma County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by John "J-Cat" Griffith (contributor 46568383) .